Robin Thompson


Robin Thompson teaches Effective Leadership at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.  

Robin is President of Thompson Training & Keynote. She conducts keynote speeches, training and coaching to inspire people and develop their professional skills.  For over five years, Robin was Vice President and Executive Director of the Oregon Tech Foundation, and managed the Oregon Institute of Technology Development and Marketing staff.  Robin raised $2.4 million in six months, which was more than had been raised in the past several years combined.  Robin was responsible for creating the University’s first-ever Marketing Department.

She is the author of Know Stress to No Stress: A Step by Step Guide to Achieving Life Balance and FUNdraising FUNdamentals: A Fun, Step-by-Step Guide to Raising More Money, Faster.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2013


Professional Experience


Thompson Training & Keynote, Inc.

Vice President and Executive Director

Oregon Tech Foundation


University of Utah

Master of Science

West Virginia University

Bachelor of Science