Doris Thompson is Marketing Coordinator for DeSoto County Tourism. She began working for IRS October 1963 and transferred to Memphis, TN 1972, where she was a Section Chief, Department Manager and Lead Instructor. Doris retired from IRS in October 2006. Doris has been a resident of Olive Branch since 1999. Doris is a past President of ‘American Women’s Association’. In 1980, she was the Memphis Belles Chapter “Woman of the Year”. She also is a Competent Toastmaster and a Past President. In 2005, Doris was a recipient of the Department of Treasury's Training ‘APEX’ award (Achievement of Professionalism and Excellence). She began working for DeSoto County Tourism in 2007. Doris is the widow of Bill Thompson and the mother of two wonderful stepdaughters. She is a member of First Baptist Church of Olive Branch.