Tessa Love is the Adult Education Director for the Kentucky Educational Development Corporation (KEDC) in Ashland, Kentucky. Contessa has 13 years’ experience with KEDC overseeing the Adult Education programs in 7 counties across the state as well as multiple other grants within the division of KEDC Instructional Support. Contessa holds a Masters of Business Administration with SACS Accreditation in Management from Morehead State University. She is a graduate of Leadership Tri-State, a non-profit community educational program designed to develop present and future leaders in Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia. Contessa is an active member of Beta Gamma Sigma for business leaders through Morehead State University, COABE, and currently holds the Treasurer position for KAACE, Kentucky’s Association for Adult and Continuing Education.