As 88 Tactical’s Management Consultant, Kirk Thompson focuses primarily on business development. Kirk is a former University of Nebraska–Omaha (UNO) Division 1 student athlete from Vancouver, Canada. He received a scholarship to play goalie on the men’s ice hockey team and received a B.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, a Graduate Certificate in Public Management, and a Masters of Science in Criminal Justice. Kirk was also named UNO Men’s Ice Hockey Top Student Athlete two seasons in a row and received the 2017 National Collegiate Hockey Conference Post-Graduate Scholarship Award.
Kirk’s sister Sophie is currently serving on the Vancouver Police Department, where their father served for over 30 years and retired as a Sergeant. Kirk also spent time with the VPD in 2016 as a Tactical Training Center Intern.
In addition to helping develop 88 Tactical to its full potential, Kirk is the current Goalie Coach and former Graduate Assistant Coach for UNO Hockey NCAA Division 1.