Dr. Henri' Thompson
Dr. Henri' Thompson is an advisor to The MHT Companies with experience working at the intersection of policy, legislative, and communications strategy. Prior to The MHT Companies, Dr. Thompson served in leadership positions at Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins Medicine and the U.S. House of Representatives Office of the Majority Whip.
A strategic partner to organizations on diversity, equity and inclusion, Dr. Thompson combines his knowledge of people, policy and process to provide strategic advice to a wide range of clients including Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit organizations and educational institutions.
Previously, Dr. Thompson served as an advisor to a private equity firm where he provided capital to entrepreneurs and small businesses. As the associate director of community affairs at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he expanded Johns Hopkins relationship with the community by strengthening programs across education, minority business contracting, neighborhood outreach, staff diversity, and volunteer engagement. At the State of Maryland as the deputy director of external affairs, he helped manage $36 billion in assets and secured the retirement benefits of active and former state employees, teachers, state police, judges, and law enforcement members.
On Wall Street at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Dr. Thompson helped maintain the stability of the nation's banking system. In the classroom, he increased students test scores, narrowed the racial academic achievement gap, and encouraged more students of color to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Dr. Thompson is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. He received a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University and successfully defended his doctoral dissertation at Virginia State University where he is a candidate for graduation.