Joel Thompson. Photo: Nash Baker

Joel Thompson

Director of Budget and Operations

As the Director of Budget and Operations, Joel Thompson oversees the business and day-to-day operations at the Moody. Previously, Thompson served as the Director of Ticket Operations at the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts from 2001 to 2016. He also worked with Ticketmaster and various Buffalo venues, including the Key Bank Center and Coca-Cola Field. Thompson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from the University at Buffalo.