Alum Katy Anthes Appointed Commissioner of CDE

Photo of Katy AnthesOn Dec. 15, 2016, MPA and PhD alum Katy Anthes was appointed Commissioner of the Colorado Department of Education by the elected State Board of Education. Congratulations Katy!

According to the news release issued by CDE, superintendents and other advocates for public education have given Anthes high marks for her commitment to supporting districts on the implementation of education laws and her efforts to listen and work collaboratively to solve problems.

Katy finished her School of Public Affairs dissertation in 2007, focusing on how state education decision makers do and do not use education policy research. Her bio and other information can be found on the CDE website.

Update on Jan. 3, 2017: Chalkbeat published an in-depth interview with Katy on Dec. 21. You can read it on the Chalkbeat website.



Categories: Alumni, In the News

Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: