Carla Thompson

Vice President, Program Strategy, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Carla Thompson is vice president – program strategy at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation in Battle Creek, Mich., in which role she leads the Education & Learning and Family Economic Security teams. Prior to joining the foundation in 2012, Thompson was deputy director of the Office of Child Care at the Administration for Children and Families in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and was responsible for developing national early childhood education policy.