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6 Things You Need to Know: Jill Thompson

Anyone who has attended a Legacy Retreat® knows that it’s a logistical puzzle – a puzzle that’s beautifully put together under the leadership of our Family Legacy Director Jill Thompson. Let’s go “behind the scenes” to learn more about Jill.

 

6 Things You May Not Know About Our Family Legacy Director

 

1. I married my high school sweetheart. We’ve been married for 17 years!

 

2. I have 4 children - 2 born from my belly and 2 born in my heart from Ghana.

 

The Thompson Family
The Thompson Family

 

3. I have a twin sister. Our parents didn't know they were having twins until we were born – what a surprise!

 

Surprise!
Surprise!

 

4. I enjoy using sign language to communicate to those who are deaf and also other hearing friends who know sign. Kristen (Kristen Milligan, IoH Co-Founder) and I were known to carry on conversations across a room with no words or sounds.

 

No signs needed to interpret this friendship!
No signs needed to interpret this friendship!

 

5. I have lived in 12 houses in the past 17 years (my husband is a West Point grad and was an Army officer).

 

6. I was cheerleading captain AND also marched in high school marching band. I changed uniforms at halftime!

 

Can you tell which one is Jill?
Can you tell which one is Jill?
 

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