Tracy Cunningham, Director of Communications and Events

Tracy Ferrington Cunningham directs the communications efforts of the Festival and plans special events. She has a long history as an educator, an event planner, and working with non-profit organizations. She holds master’s degrees in both English and in Educational Leadership and has been a national speaker and teacher-consultant with the National Writing Project. Tracy is also Co-Director of the New Orleans Writing Marathon, a writing program for teachers and writers.