Katy Coy is the inaugural executive director of AAAE and has held the position since 2015. She has previously worked in leadership and strategy roles at The University of Chicago and with the State of Ohio, where she led communications efforts for the third-largest state educational technology conference in the nation. Previously, Katy has held communications and development positions with arts organizations including the Greater Arts Council of Kalamazoo, Lookingglass Theatre Company, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, and the Columbus Symphony. Katy is a Contributing Associate with Createquity and a board member of Montessori of South Texas (MOST).
AAAE is grateful to the following individuals and firms for their contributions to the organization's operations: