Cherie F. Thompson, CPA


Cherie joined the Foundation in 2006 after six years in public accounting as an auditor. Cherie obtained her license as a Certified Public Accountant after receiving her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Loyola University New Orleans in 2000. She currently serves as Controller for the Foundation. Cherie is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants as well as the American Society of Women Accountants, and the Young Leadership Council for which she previously served on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, respectively. She has most recently served on the board of the American Diabetes Association and she currently serves on the board of Learn to Live, a global health organization, and the Children’s Bureau of New Orleans.

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