Doris Thompson began working for IRS October 1963 and transferred to Memphis, TN 1972, where she was a Section Chief, Department Manager and Lead Instructor. Doris retired from IRS in October 2006. She began working for DeSoto County Tourism 2007 as Marketing & Social Media Coordinator and retired 2018.
Doris has been a resident of Olive Branch since 1999. Doris is the widow of Bill Thompson and the mother of two wonderful stepdaughters.
Doris is a past President of ‘American Women’s Association’. In 1980, she was the Memphis Belles Chapter “Woman of the Year”. She also is a Competent Toastmaster and a Past President. In 2005, Doris was a recipient of the Department of Treasury’s Training ‘APEX’ award (Achievement of Professionalism and Excellence). She began working for DeSoto County Tourism in 2007. She is a member of First Baptist Church of Olive Branch.