Pearl Thompson

Community Food Coordinator

Pearl Thompson serves as Isles’ Community Food Coordinator.  She previously worked in many community-based organizations including Hyacinth AIDS Foundation and Elijah’s Promise. 

After attending The New School’s Restaurant School, Pearl became a serial food entrepreneur. Later, as a culinary instructor, she began developing culinary programs for marginalized communities as a way to build career longevity, and to help end the cycle of poverty and exclusion.