Anne S. Thompson

With a professional career spanning more than 20 years in the cable, telecommunications, and healthcare industries, Anne S. Thompson is a recognized expert in process development and aligning regulatory and policy strategy with business operations. Throughout her career, she has developed a broad array of experience in areas ranging from operations, product development, sales and marketing, to M&A and regulatory affairs.

In 2016, Anne established a specialty food start-up that within one year generated multiple wholesale and retail (online and direct) revenue streams and had secured an agreement from a national supermarket chain to carry her products across the Mid-Atlantic region.

She has been a member of the Washington DC/Baltimore Chapter of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) since 2007, where she enjoys using her passion for bringing people and ideas together to increase partnerships with organizations similarly committed to increasing development opportunities for women in telecom, media, arts and entertainment.

Anne is also an Artist. Her paintings are currently exhibited around the Washington, DC area. She holds a BA from Dickinson College and lives in Washington, DC with her husband, Bill.