Mrs. Thompson is a 1986 graduate of Ludlow High School.  She started her college experience at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT but then transferred to Springfield College.  She graduated from Springfield College with a degree in Elementary Education in 1990.   She received her Masters Degree from American International College in May of 2012 with a Masters of Education Degree with a specialty in reading.  She is certified as an Elementary Teacher and holds a certification as a Reading Specialist.


Mrs. Thompson started teaching at Chapin Street School in 1990.  She taught fourth grade. She then taught second grade in Belchertown for two years.  While she was raising her two children she left teaching for a while and was part of her family's real estate and construction business.  Though she was formally away from the classroom, she was still always involved with education.  She taught Junior Acheivement at Chapin Street School and CCD at St. Mary's.  Mrs. Thompson also served as an elected member of the Ludlow School Committee for three years.  She currently is involved in several school related organizations and committees.