Ky’s diversified professional experience in education, nonprofit management and communications provides a welcomed addition to Read to a Childs’ Detroit efforts. The 10 -year industry veteran has an exceptional capacity for building strategic partnerships and has directed marketing strategies and overseen brand development initiatives, consumer and field marketing activities, advertising and public relations. Her keen market knowledge has translated into her ability to produce substantial business development results building organizations from the ground up and increasing existing organizations market power. Ky’s relationships with the local, state and federal government as well as a multitude of educational, nonprofit and community leaders allow her to leverage resources that can expand our organizational reach and leverage resources. She is very passionate about education and is committed to identifying ways to reduce the achievement gap in urban communities. Her favorite book is Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and is excited to share her joy of reading with children in the Metro Detroit area.