Sep 15, 2020 6:00 PM
Michael Thompson, District Governor Nominee

Michael A. Thompson District Governor 7505 2022-2023

Michael joined the Rotary Club of Marlton in 2012. He has proudly served as President during the 2017-18 and 2019-20 terms. He has successfully organized and participated in its clubs Military Appreciation Day, Annual Pancake Breakfast, Literacy Program, 5K Police Union Run and multiple other community and club service projects. He was appointed as Assistant District Governor in 2018.

His service to the Marlton community has led to his membership and board appointment to the Marlton Business Association. Michael is also on the Marlton Zoning Board. He has been a Youth Leader at the Marlton Assembly of God and a coach for the Marlton Recreation League. He has volunteered at the Cathedral Kitchen, Manna, the South Jersey Food Bank and for the Rise Against Hunger programs which provide wholesome and nutritious meals to hundreds of thousands of people across the world. With Habitat for Humanity and the Marlton Elks, he has worked to house homeless Veterans. Michael has an active relationship with the Volunteers of America in which he has assisted in providing toys, clothing and food to children in local communities.

Throughout his career, he has been given numerous service awards and has been acknowledged for his efforts to eradicate hunger and child trafficking; and educating and inspiring youths to serve their communities with diligence and integrity.

He is a seasoned sales professional with over 20 years of experience in multiple industries. Michael owns the Thompson Group Insurance Agency, also located in Marlton which was founded in 2017.

Through his business, he has partnered with neighboring schools to donate much needed equipment and supplies to Parent Teacher Associations; he has sponsored the Evesham Fallen Heroes Charity Softball Tournament; he has been a sponsor of Marlton Day.

Michael attended Goldey-Beacom College where he studied Business and Marketing Management. He has extensive sales and marketing training. He has also attended the Rotary Leadership Institute and is a current facilitator.