John M. Thompson Jr.
Chief Information Security Officer

John M. Thompson Jr. joined LHC Group in 2016 and serves as the company’s chief information security officer. Before coming to LHC Group, Mr. Thompson worked for Advance Auto Parts – one of the nation’s largest auto parts retailers – as vice president of enterprise solution delivery. He was instrumental in helping facilitate the company’s 2013 purchase of and merger with Carquest Auto Parts. As LHC Group’s chief information security officer, he leads the strategy and execution of protecting the company’s information and technology assets. Mr. Thompson also served as IT technical manager for the United States Auto Association in San Antonio. He earned a B.B.A. in management information systems/finance with minors in economics and accounting from the University of Oklahoma in 1996.