Welcome Our New CEO, Melanie Moore

Melanie Moore, MA, Chief Executive Officer

Melanie Moore, MA, Chief Executive Officer

I am delighted to be leading the Literacy Coalition into its next phase of growth. I have long admired the Literacy Coalition from my other roles in the Austin nonprofit sector and am eager to continue its trajectory working alongside the talented staff, wonderful board of directors, and our many community partners.
— Melanie

The board of directors and staff of the Literacy Coalition of Central Texas are excited to kick off 2018 with Melanie Moore as the organization's new CEO.  Melanie replaces Meg Poag, who stepped down in November, after almost 11 years of service to the Literacy Coalition.

Melanie joins the Literacy Coalition with 14 years of nonprofit leadership experience, including serving as an executive director of a literary nonprofit, and most recently as Executive Director of the KDK Harman FoundationIn her capacity as CEO, Melanie will strengthen the core strategy of the Literacy Coalition to embed its high-quality, proven programming in the business, education, and workforce sectors to end the intergenerational cycle of poverty and illiteracy.