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Kristy Volesky

Iowa Department of Education
Education Consultant
Kristy Volesky joined the Iowa Department of Education as a business and marketing program consultant, which also includes working with the Iowa Intermediary Network and Iowa work-based learning programs. Prior to joining the Department, Kristy was a high school business educator for 16 years in Iowa, including a brief program abroad with The American International School of Egypt. The last 11 teaching years were spent teaching business and computer courses while overseeing and expanding the high school internship program at Johnston High School. Kristy is a proud Iowan and graduated from Collins-Maxwell High School before earning a bachelor’s degree in business education and then a master’s degree in organizational leadership from St. Ambrose University. Since joining the Iowa Department of Education, Kristy has taken the lead in developing additional resources for educators to support quality programming for student learning.