Emily Thompson

Associate Consultant, Executive Search

I love learning about the important work of our mission-driven clients and matching talented individuals with positions where they can have a lasting impact.

As an Associate Consultant, Executive Search, Emily contributes to targeted research, networking, and sourcing to equip the nonprofit sector with capable, outstanding leaders.

Emily came to Campbell & Company from Chicago Academic Tutoring & Test Prep, where she was responsible for recruiting, training, and overseeing its entire roster of tutors for all K-12 academic subjects as well as ACT and SAT test prep. During her final year with Chicago Academic, Emily served as Recruiting Director, shepherding the growth of the company from a four-person family-run boutique to a multi-location business employing over two dozen staff members. Prior to working in education, Emily was the Artistic and Programming Associate for The Broad Stage, a nonprofit performing arts center in Santa Monica, California, where she helped the Artistic Director curate seasons of over 200 annual performances.

Emily graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Theatre. A lifelong lover of the arts, Emily also writes music and sings in her own band.