Betty Thompson

Betty Thompson

Bettye A. Thompson

Born and reared in Huntsville, Alabama

Daughter of Farmers who were sharecroppers

Education:  Farmer’s Capital Elementary School

Councill Training School – Graduated May, 1964

Alabama A&M University – B.S. Degree

Undergraduate:    Major:  Business Education                  Minor:  Social Studies

Graduate Degree:   Business Education


1965-1966 Part-Time – Genesco Shoe Plant

1969 – 2010:  Alabama A&M University TRiO Programs (Upward Bound and Student Support Services)

Positions held:  Secretary, Administrative Assistant, Coordinator, Director

Retired:  December 2010

Religious Affiliations:  Saint Rebecca P. B. Church

Member of the Sanctuary Choir

Mothers Ministry

Sisters Aid Society

Sunday School, Bible Class