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Lakisha Thompson

Manager of Administration and Events

Lakisha Thompson joined the NCTR team in April 2023 as Manager of Administration and Events. With over 20 years in both the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Lakisha has experience in administration, program management and the execution of meetings and special events. Lakisha primarily supports the CEO and leadership team; plans, manages and executes all NCTR events; and handles office management. She approaches all aspects of any task with a positive, can-do mindset. She is passionate about investing her time and skillset to the betterment of her community.


BAS, Hospitality and Tourism – Event Management, Roosevelt University


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