Jory Burson

COO

Jory Burson guides our company's strategic planning process, medium-term development of new initiatives, and day-to-day operations.

As our organizational compass, Jory leads iterative design, strategy, and implementation processes as we operationalize our company's mission into the structure of how we work. Building toward our long-term organizational goals, Jory stewards our medium- and short-term goals by running daily operations, supporting people at Bocoup through leadership and professional development, and ensuring company-wide participation in the production of Bocoup.

Jory enjoys collaborating with people at Bocoup to create content, curriculum, and training resources for the Open Web, such as jqfundamentals.com and educational screencasts. Jory has also contributed to the jQuery learning site and likes to work with Nodebots.

Prior to Bocoup, Jory taught media literacy at Oklahoma State University, managed a chain of restaurants for Stan Clark Companies, and raised show cows on the family farm in Oklahoma.

Jory holds both a BA in Journalism and MS in Media Studies from OSU. She is a Board Member at the JS Foundation, and a contributor to A List Apart.