Chris Thompson

Chris Thompson, FIELD SPECIALIST IN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
FIELD SPECIALIST IN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
MU Extension in Cole County

2436 Tanner Bridge Rd.
Jefferson City, MO 65101

Phone
573-634-2824
Fax
573-634-5463

Develops and updates training courses, both in-person and online, for the Missouri Small Business Development Center for use statewide. 

Provides and conducts training and specialized services in strategic planning, supervision and leadership, Strategic Management Assessment & Review Tool (SMART) assessments and balanced scorecards. 

Also serves as the Committee Chair for the Division of Extension Faculty Policy and Standards committee

Joined University of Missouri Extension in 1999.  Prior to that professional experience included work in both the private, for-profit and governmental sectors.  Additionally he was an examiner, senior examiner and team leader for the Missouri Quality Award program for 7 years and is a certified graduate of the Palladium Kaplan-Norton Balanced Scorecard training course.

Masters of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.