Marcie Koetke has been the Director of Education for the Minnesota Correctional Education Center (MCEC) for the past 20 years. MCEC is the organizational structure for teaching and learning in the MN Department of Corrections. Marcie is a board member for the Correctional Education Association representing the State and Federal Directors of Correctional Education. Marcie serves on the Governor’s Workforce Development Board and the subcommittee on Career Pathways Partnerships. She serves on the Executive Steering Committee for newly formed MN Statewide Initiative to Reduce Recidivism. Marcie holds a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Minnesota. Prior to working in correctional education, she was a program administrator in higher education.