Viola Maxwell-Thompson

Tapping Professional Associations in STEM
Thursday, May 25, 2017 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Viola Thompson is President of IT Senior Management Forum (ITSMF), a national non-profit membership organization for technology executives of color at Fortune 500 global companies. A nationally recognized thought-leader in business transformation, Thompson, who is a retired partner from Ernst & Young, joined ITSMF as a member in the late 1990s, became Executive Director in 2004 and President in 2016.

Thompson is often featured in the media for her expert insights on a variety of business topics, including diversity and the retention of executives; work-life balance issues; and career management as a female executive of color. She has been quoted in numerous leading industry and consumer publications.