Matt Thompson has served as Assistant Athletic Director and taught physical education at Columbus Academy since 2016. He is also the head girls varsity soccer coach and is an ISACS chair and member of the “Flourishing” committee. Matt has a B.A. in English from Dickinson College and a M.S. in sport management from Georgia Southern University. Matt and his wife Jana have a son, Ethan ’25 and a daughter, Maya.

Matt’s favorite thing about Columbus Academy

“The community and faculty that supports one another.”

Favorite sports teams

“Any teams my kids play for.”

Favorite place to eat

Anna's Taqueria in Boston, Mass.”

  • B.A. Dickinson College , English
  • M.S. Georgia Southern University , Sport Management