Trisa Thompson

Trisa Thompson

Advisor to the Tech Sector

Trisa brought her background in law to Dell Computer Technologies where she served in executive leadership roles including Chief Responsibility Officer. Now Trisa is a sought-after speaker and strategic advisor on the topics of sustainability, corporate purpose, and corporate risk analysis and mitigation.

BASE Austin


Ms Thompson served 20 years at Dell Computer in roles including SVP and Chief Responsibility Officer.

Trisa is an experienced business leader, speaker, strategic advisor, and board member with a strong history of leadership and strategy development in the technology industry. She brings deep knowledge of corporate risk analysis and risk mitigation plans. She is a passionate leader on sustainability, strategic philanthropy, and entrepreneurship.

Trisa began her career as partner at the law firm Seyfarth, Shaw in Washington DC.


  • Organizational Readiness
  • Risk Assessment & Mitigation
  • Global Supply Chain
  • Technology Sector

Appointments, Awards, and Degrees

Board Appointments

The Miracle Foundation
I live here I give here
Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce
ZACH Theater
The Global Electronics Council

Certificates and Awards

Tech Advisory Panel Member, Pivotal Ventures and McKinsey, “Rebooting Representation”
Member NACD


George Washington University Law School, JD with honors
Boston University, BS magna cum laude