COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

Thompson believes in innovation.
Our team members are continually researching
and making things better by offering new products and solutions

Stan Thompson, Director of Research & Design

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Mechanical Engineering, Kansas State University
  • Joined Thompson in 1953
  • Senior dryer design engineer at Thompson
  • Hobbies include spoiling the grandkids and working on the Scout with Josh
  • Favorite Movie: The Final Countdown

Julie Thompson, CFO – Emeritus

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Accounting, Kansas State University
  • Joined Thompson in 1981
  • Enjoys spending time with her family and spoiling her grandchildren
  • Favorite Movies: Secretariat, Tangled, Hellfighters, Walk Don’t Run
  • Favorite Books: Harry Potter series and mysteries by Lilian Jackson Braun

Ted Thompson, CEO

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Operations Management and Marketing from Kansas State University
  • Joined Thompson in 1984 and became CEO in 2006
  • Hobbies include Golf, bicycling, basketball, reading, strategy games and video games with his son Zane
  • Favorite Movies: Star Wars, Lonesome Dove, The Avengers, The Dark Knight

Josh Thompson P.E., Chief Technology Officer

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Mechanical Engineering, Kansas State University
  • Joined Thompson in 1993
  • Actively involved in planning and designing Thompson dryer systems
  • Hobbies include running and working on his 1977 Scout
  • Favorite Movies: Twelve O’clock High, Lonesome Dove

Bil Thompson, COO

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Psychology, Kansas State University
  • Masters Degree, Counseling, Covenant Theological Seminary
  • Masters of Divinity, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Married to Hilary and has 3 children
  • Hobbies include games, biking, reading and spending time with family

Brad Applegarth, Director of Field Solutions

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