Lonni J. Thompson, CDT
Lonni J. Thompson CDT is the President and owner of LT Technology Enterprises, Inc., the parent company of Image Gallery which she started in 1979. For over 35 years she has devoted her laboratory to providing State of the Art Technology to the best dentist in Ohio. She is very passionate about being a team member to provide our dentists with healthy beautiful smiles.
Lonni has been a Certified Dental Technician for over 40 years and is a sustaining member of the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Some of her professional memberships include the National Association of Dental Laboratories, which she served as Chairperson of the Membership Committee, Ohio Dental Laboratory Association which she is President. American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Sfumato Study Club, and Northwest Study club which she was the only laboratory invited to join. She acquires over 90 hours of continuing education per year.
She is recognized as a leader in her profession and is frequently asked to make presentations and lectures about her expertise in both digital and analog technology. She has taught at both Ohio State University and Columbus State Community College.
Lonni feels strongly about giving back to the community. She was President of Central Ohio Planned Parenthood and was intricately involved in moving it to the Statewide PPGOH organization. She has served on several boards including The Memorial for Lost Children, Columbus Landmark Foundation, Citizens for a better Skyline, Columbus State, Columbus Museum of Art, The Contemporary American Theater Co. She has also started several fund raising campaigns such as the Art Crawl for German Village, and Condom Couture for Planned Parenthood.
Whenever Lonni finds time to sit down and breathe she enjoys traveling, spending time with great friends, competing in International Latin Ballroom Dancing and giving her undivided attention to her "son" Simone, her Siamese Cat.