MEA names Nancy Knight as new Director of Communications and Public Policy

EAST LANSING, Mich., Jan. 7, 2014 – Nancy Knight has been named the new Director of Communications and Public Policy following the announcement of department management shifts at the Michigan Education Association (MEA). Knight has been serving as the Temporary Director of Public Affairs.

Nancy has been part of MEA’s professional staff since 1981, serving as a Communications Consultant, UniServ Director and Statewide Organizing Consultant.

Knight is responsible for internal and external communications, which include the position of MEA spokesperson. Effective immediately, all media inquiries will be directed to her.

Doug Pratt, former Director of Public Affairs, is now the Director of Member and Political Engagement for MEA.