JD Hoye

President, NAF
Remaking Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century
Thursday, May 25, 2017 | 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Through Hoye’s work at both the grassroots and the highest levels of government, she has become a nationally recognized leader in forging partnerships between educators and employers. As the President of NAF, she oversees a network of 675 career-themed academies across the US. During her years in the public sector, Hoye developed and implemented federal policy. In 1994, she was selected by US Secretary of Education Richard Riley and US Secretary of Labor Robert Reich to head the new Office of School-to-Work in Washington, D.C., spurring nationwide progress in education reform and workforce development.