Miss Thompson completed a Bachelor of Education in 1993. She began her career teaching grade 1 on the Beaver Lake First Nation from 1993-1998. Moving home to Kikino to teach grade 6 during the 1998-1999 school year was the year she taught Mr. White! After completing a Master of Arts in Leadership and Training from 2003-2005, Miss Thompson was offered the principalship at Kikino School.
Currently, Miss Thompson is working on a Doctor of Education in Distance Education from Athabasca University and has completed year 1.
Miss Thompson enjoys reading research and is passionate about supporting staff professional development. Her love of the Metis Settlements and community is important for bridging what students know and what the curriculum wants them to know.