Introduction: Nilmini Thompson is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and CEO of two (2) successful federal contracting services companies: Systems Products and Solutions (SPS), Incorporated, and Millennium Systems Services Incorporated (MSSI). Headquartered in Huntsville, AL, her award-winning companies have performed a wide variety of ground and aviation service and product-based contract services in over 20 countries, spanning across 5 continents, and 30 locations.
Accomplishments: Nilmini has served on the Board of Directors for the Huntsville Chamber of Commerce and Board of Directors for the Women’s Business Center of North Alabama. Nilmini also served as Board of Director for the BBVA Compass Bank Advisory Board and served as a Chair and Board of Director for Madison Visionary Partner (MVP) in Madison, AL. Nilmini continues to be active in community projects and is a member of the Madison County, AL Rotary Club. In 2011, she was nominated for the City of Madison’s Philanthropy Award.
Experience: With over 19 years of business executive experience, Nilmini’ s experience include creating, communicating, implementing an organization’s vision, mission, and overall goals; development and integration of an organization’s strategic direction; overseeing implementation and monitoring of company business operational and financial activities; identification and execution of acquisition sales; business development planning and approach; and representing organizational interests in local community and professional association forums.
Education: Nilmini holds degrees from Central Texas College and is multilinguistic, speaking English, Arabic, and Singhalese.