Micah McCoy serves as the Communications Director, managing overall communications strategy for the ACLU of New Mexico. Before joining the ACLU in July 2009, Micah worked as a freelance writer in Austin, TX. After graduating from Austin College with degrees in Sociology and Spanish, Micah spent a year in Kenya working as the Communications Coordinator for the East Africa regional office of Church World Service, a relief, development and advocacy organization.Micah also served as a volunteer coordinator for No More Deaths, an immigrants’ rights and border advocacy organization based out of Tucson, AZ.
Micah is an avid fly-fisher and snowboarder. He is also the author of several plays and acts in live theatre locally in Albuquerque.