Jennifer McGill Thompson

Jennifer McGill Thompson is an artist and art educator in Prince George's County, Maryland. The Maryland Art Education Association awarded her New Art Teacher of the Year for the 2011–12 school year. Several of Thompson's students are award-winning artists, and have received recognition from Prince George's County's Art Department for their outstanding creative achievements. An alumna of Maryland Institute College of Art, Thompson completed her BA in general fine arts with a minor in art history, and her MA in teaching. In May 2005, Thompson earned a M.Div from Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia. Thompson, an ordained clergy member, seeks to connect theology and the arts through her personal work.