Koya Leadership Partnered with Mozilla Foundation to find its next Vice President of Advocacy. Our work with the Foundation resulted in the placement of Ashley Boyd.
Ashley Boyd Bio:
As the Vice President of Advocacy, Boyd will lead Mozilla’s work to fuel the open Internet movement and mobilize millions to stand up for a free, open web. She will work with other teams within Mozilla, with ally organizations and with digital citizens around the world through advocacy campaigns and public education initiatives.
Boyd was most recently Vice President & Chief Field Officer for MomsRising, a national grassroots organization in the U.S. As a founding staff member, she was instrumental in building MomsRising into an organization of one million grassroots supporters, 200 partner organizations and over 20 funding partners.
Boyd has over two decades of experience in public interest advocacy, with a specialization in effective uses of technology and public engagement. During her career, she has worked with leading public interest advocacy organizations in the U.S. and India including M&R Strategic Services, the Advocacy Institute, the Self Employed Women’s Association (India) and AmericaSpeaks. She has led multi-state organizing efforts around the issues of health reform, paid family leave, social security reform and the national budget.
Boyd has a Master’s Degree in Rhetoric from the University of Maryland, College Park.