Michelle Gormican Thompson
Michelle Gormican Thompson began at the Wisconsin Counties Association in 1995 as Communications Director, a position she held until 1998. After working in the public relations division of a Fortune 500 company, she launched her communications consulting firm, Thompson Communications, in February of 2000. In her role as a communications consultant to WCA, Michelle handles media relations, web site content management and social media strategies, as well as for the Wisconsin County Mutual Insurance Corporation, Community Insurance Corporation, the WCA Group Health Trust and WCA Services, Inc.
She also writes and edits electronic publications such as WCA eNews, handles speech writing, manages and writes the WCA public service announcement campaign and works with the government affairs team to accomplish legislative goals in the arena of public opinion.
A graduate of UW-Whitewater, Michelle holds a degree in Communications with an emphasis in Marketing. In her spare time, she enjoys travel, running and spending time with her husband and two children.