Jason Thompson

Vice President  Diversity & Inclusion, WGU

Jason Thompson is a thought leader in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, having spent the past twenty-five years buildingDE&I programs in sports, health care, technology, and education. Jason is currently the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) at Western Governors University (WGU) one of the largest fully accredited online universities in the USwith over 121,000 students.The diversity and inclusion programs developed by Jason have won several awards at the local and international level. Most recently the D&I Scorecard developed by Jason received the top honor in the 2016 International Innovations in Diversity Awards program from the Profiles in Diversity Journal. Jason was also recognized as a 2017 and 2018 Diversity Leader by the Profiles in Diversity Journal. In 2015, the USOC D&I department received the Diversity Champion Award for Excellence from the Colorado SHRM.Jason’s work has been highlighted and quoted in the USA Today, Washington Post, CNN, The New York Timesand The Guardian.

Vice President  Diversity & Inclusion, WGU

Jason Thompson is a thought leader in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, having spent the past twenty-five years buildingDE&I programs in sports, health care, technology, and education. Jason is currently the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) at Western Governors...