Tonya Crum named KET’s Chief of Staff; Beth Gaunce named Senior Director of Education
For Release: 03/25/22 4:47 PM
KET recently named Tonya Crum as its new chief of staff and Beth Gaunce as the new senior director of education.
Crum, a 19-year veteran of KET who most recently served as senior director of education, will oversee a variety of agency-wide projects, strategic initiatives and internal coordination and communications. Crum’s accomplishments at KET include the creation of the FastForward GED® test-preparation system, the Workplace Essential Skills series, the Let’s Learn Kentucky early childhood website, as well as hundreds of high-quality, educational resources and activities designed to complement home and classroom learning.
Gaunce, who served as KET’s director of strategic advancement and led the re-development of the Workplace Essential Skills series, brings 42 years of educational experience to her role leading the KET education division. With a background that also includes working as a classroom teacher and leading teams in the development of curriculum for online courses, Gaunce will lead an award-winning team that develops educational products and services for early childhood, K-12 and adult education.
KET is Kentucky’s largest classroom, where learning comes to life for more than one million people each week via television, online and mobile. Learn more about Kentucky’s preeminent public media organization at KET.org, on Twitter @KET and at facebook.com/KET.
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