Network Leadership

Kelley Allenspach Ruyle
Associate Director of Networks

Kelley is responsible for the execution of New Orleans-based programming, including project management, event planning, communications, and data management.

Kelley, is originally from Middletown, CT, relocated to New Orleans following her graduation from Boston University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Magazine Journalism.  For over 6 years, Kelley worked in fund development and volunteer management, having most recently served as the Development Director with Boys Hope Girls Hope of Greater New Orleans.  Kelley’s experience as part of the inaugural class of the Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Emerging Leaders program was a driving force behind her passion to work with Leading Educators.  The program, designed to develop the leadership skills of middle managers with non-profit organizations, was life changing.  Because of this experience and her commitment to education, Kelley is thrilled to be a part of the Leading Educators team!