CoSN staff members in our Washington, DC office support membership and initiatives, and are responsible for providing a variety of member services, program and initiative implementation, as well as financial and administrative support.
Keith R. Krueger is CEO of CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking), a nonprofit organization that serves as the voice for K-12 school system technology leaders in North America. CoSN’s mission is to empower educational leaders to leverage technology to realize engaging learning environments.
Irene Spero serves as Chief Strategy Officer of CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking). She received a BA in political science from Bryn Mawr College and an MA in Public Law from Columbia University and is actively involved in a wide range of community and professional activities in the Washington, DC area.
Robert Duke is COO for CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking). In this capacity he is responsible for membership services, certification, conferences and administration. Mr. Duke has worked in the non-profit community for more than 28 years serving in various roles for professional membership associations and trade associations in the technology and education sectors.
Dresden Farrand, CAE, serves as the Senior Director of Membership and Chapters at CoSN (Consortium of School Networking). She is responsible for the direction and overall management of membership development and the component relations program of the organization.
Marci Giang manages professional advancement activities for CoSN which includes all development and management of self-study, facilitated and live training courses. Marci is also responsible for managing CoSN’s leadership initiatives.
Mohamed Fadul serves as Staff Accountant for CoSN. He works closely with the Senior Accounting Manager and is responsible for updating the financial reports, recording the daily cash inflows and outflows, as well as performing general bookkeeping. He is also responsible for billing activities such as accounts payable and accounts receivable.
Sofia Losada joined CoSN as Chapter Relations Coordinator in September 2016. Prior to joining CoSN, she worked as an English Language Assistant as part of the Study, Intercultural Training and Experience (SITE) Program in Milan, Italy. In her role at CoSN, she helps Dresden with providing support to existing chapters, as well as assisting Dresden with membership engagement.
Teneisha Brown serves as The External Relations Coordinator for CoSN. Teneisha works closely with Irene Spero (CSO) and Mindy Halpert (Conference Manager) in tracking, implementing, and fulfilling CoSN’s comprehensive sponsorship program and events; providing assistance to ensure efficacy of existing sponsorship programs.