Our Founder & President

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Joseph "DJ Bling" Thompson

Joseph B. Thompson, formerly known as DJ Bling, has been an integral leader in the Austin community since 2008. Well-Known as a DJ, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist Joseph has been instrumental in the success of many local and national young artists in the music industry.  His passion for youth and equipping them for successful futures led to the formation of DJ Bling Foundation in 2013 and he has made significant impacts in the lives of over 8,000 children in Austin's low-income communities. 


Joseph holds a Bachelors of Science in Music Business from Full Sail University. He is also a licensed ordained Pastor of Christian Interactive Fellowship Church and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. 

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Tavian McGee

Administrative Assistant

Ashley Scott

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