We love our staff!

  • Executive Director

    Nancy Cox

    Nancy brings 30 years of experience working in a variety of teaching and administrative positions in nonprofit and for-profit companies related...
  • Teacher

    Brett Coonley

    Brett received his BA in Mathematics from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. He worked in the MIT Department of Mathematics for 7 years preparing...
  • AmeriCorps Member

    Allie Brown

    ​​Allie Brown began volunteering at AAD shortly after moving to Durham in 2015. Although she soon found a full-time job and could not continue...
  • Career Development Specialist

    Deanna Knighton

    Deanna Knighton serves as Made in Durham’s career development specialist, helping Durham Futures students to develop career plans and prepare...