Laurie Ann Thompson

Laurie Ann Thompson cofounded a successful Internet start-up with her husband during the technology boom. She has volunteered with Youth Venture, an organization that supports teens with big ideas, and she makes time for other volunteer opportunities as they arise. Thompson has more than twenty-five published articles in Faces, Know, Kono, WeeOnes, ParentMap, and more. Visit her at

Books by this Author

Be a Changemaker

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be nice.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. right here

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. kindness

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. really, actually, very

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I'm short.

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