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About Ms. Kane

A Colorado native with an engineering degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Colorado, Erin Kane spent nearly a decade in the high technology industry in project development, project management, education, consulting, and practice management. In 2004, she led the effort to found American Academy and under her leadership as Executive Director, American Academy opened a second campus in 2013 and a third in 2017. In 2016, Erin stepped away briefly from American Academy to lead Douglas County School District as Interim Superintendent for two years and returned to lead the school again in the fall of 2018. Erin and her husband, John, have three children and have been proud residents of Douglas County for 18 years.