About Darlene Ward Thompson / Contact Information

About Darlene:

Darlene Ward Thompson, Associate Director of Business Career Services
  • 25 years in higher education/student services including career services, admissions and financial aid
  • B.S. Marketing (83), MBA, (92) M.Ed. in Adult Education and Human Resources Development (04).
Accomplishments include:
  • Creator of employer driven boutique programming including Mock Interviews, Resume Express and Career Fair preparation workshops.
  • Manager of the one-on-one career advising program.
  • Manager of the Darlene’s Business Blog, since 2008, which has become the # 1 job resource for the Business Career Center.
  • Manager of VCU’s Welcome Center  (1998-2001)

Family:  Wife and mother

Passion:  Love animals, especially dogs and cats.  From time to time you will see pictures of them in my blog posts.

Contact information:

Snead Hall, 301 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23284

Email address:  dward@vcu.edu