Hywania Thompson joined the SMBMad board in July 2020. She works in communications at UW-Madison Division of Extension, combining her love for writing, education and learning about website accessibility. Hywania received both her Bachelor’s in Communications and M.Ed from Concordia University.
Hywania moved to Madison in 2005 and worked as a journalist before moving into roles with the State of Wisconsin, Madison Metropolitan School District, and now UW-Madison. She currently manages social media for Extension.
Hywania is a former Social Media Breakfast Madison blogger. In addition to serving on the SMBMad board, Hywania is a board member for REACH-A-Child and Goodwill of South Central Wisconsin.