Peyton Thompson, is a Texas native raised in California. Before his return to Texas, and subsequent settling in Austin, Peyton spent six years playing in the NFL. The majority of his off-seasons were spent participating in community outreach events, motivational speaking and shadowing business professionals.
A versatile professional whose skillset extends far beyond the football field---Peyton prides himself in leadership values built on accountability, communication, attention to detail and quick decision making under pressure. Often regarded by peers as a methodical worker that will always look at situations with a resolving lens.
In 2019, Peyton returned to Texas to focus on luxury development projects in West Austin. During his time investing with an innovative residential design-build firm, he gained invaluable, real life experience in legal documents, design, selections and all of the intricacies included in the development process. Today, Peyton is partnered with the Austin-born real estate company, Twelve Rivers Realty.
Peyton has taken full advantage of connecting Austin's business professionals, its investors and his network of active and retired athletes, by creating the Player's Reach Foundation. Player's Reach offers Austin's youth the opportunity to participate in events that promote team building, education and life skills. It is his commitment to changing Austin for the better and giving back to the community that makes Peyton the team player you can count on.