Kevin O. Thompson

PNC Bank regional president to receive annual community leadership award in Akron.

Business Success + Community Service: MBA Alumnus to Receive Red Cross Recognition

December 1, 2016

Kevin O. ThompsonPNC regional president and BW MBA alumnus, Kevin O. Thompson, will receive the 2017 H. Peter Burg Community Leadership Award by The American Red Cross of Summit, Portage, and Medina Counties.

The award annually recognizes "one or more individuals who best exemplify Peter Burg's leadership in the community, his compassion for its people and dedication to the humanitarian mission of the Red Cross." It will be presented at the annual Red Cross "Acts of Courage" event on March 2.

In an Akron.com article, local Red Cross executive director Rachel D’Attoma praised Thompson for "dedication and commitment to the Red Cross and the community truly embody the spirit of H. Peter Burg.”

In addition to his involvement with the American Red Cross, Thompson serves as a board member of Leadership Akron, Safety Forces Chaplaincy Center, and Tallmadge Community Foundation.