Courtney Derr

Managing Director of Programs

Courtney Derr is the Managing Director of Programs at the Institute for Humane Studies, leading a passionate and talented team dedicated to supporting, convening, and partnering with university scholars to promote the teaching, discussion, and research of liberty. She joined IHS’s development team in 2011 and moved to the programs department in 2014.  Courtney has a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Washington in Seattle and over 10 years of experience in a variety of non-profit settings.