Director of On-Campus Recruiting/Player Personnel


Ginny Thompson is Georgia State football's Director of On-Campus Recruiting and Player Personnel.

Thompson joined head coach Shawn Elliott's staff in March of 2017 as High School Relations Recruiting Coordinator and was elevated to her current position in 2019.

Thompson came to GSU from Appalachian State, where she served as assistant director of athletic development from 2015-17. She spent a total of five years on the Mountaineers' development staff, previously serving as an intern and then development assistant. During her time there, she worked extensively with event planning and fund-raising.

Thompson earned her bachelor's degree in recreation management-tourism management from Appalachian State in 2011 and then added a master's degree in higher education, community college and university leadership in 2014, also from App State.

A native of Johns Creek in suburban Atlanta, Thompson was a student-athlete for the Mountaineers, serving as a co-captain for the women's golf team.

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