Kelley Thompson

Director, Operations
Energy Futures Lab


Kelley holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Calgary with a specialization in Global Energy Management and Sustainable Development, as well as a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta. During her seven years with Matrix Solutions, an environmental and engineering consulting firm, Kelley discovered a passion for connecting people as she worked to broker relationships across the firm’s various departments. She also played a key role in helping to optimize and support the company’s organizational effectiveness, while closely working with IT to support system and process integration.

Throughout her career, Kelley has refined her skills in engagement, systems thinking, and coordination. She remains sensitive and adaptive to changes in needs and priorities, while seeking opportunities to understand, empathize, and problem-solve. These skills have positioned Kelley as a leader in advocating for workplace diversity and have helped her deliver numerous opportunities for inclusivity training in professional settings.