Associate Director of Product Development and Business Operations
Courtney Hurtt is the Associate Director of Product Development and Business Operations for WDET. In this role, she streamlines both digital and in-person engagement initiatives that reach new and diverse audiences in innovative ways. This work involves the improvement of the station’s internal processes and technologies in order to foster collaboration, community responsiveness, and creativity.
In the past, she has served as project manager for a number of WDET initiatives — including the exploration of new ways to sustain WDET’s community engagement initiatives like Framed by WDET, an audio-visual project that showcases the diversity of the Detroit region through photojournalism and storytelling.
Courtney graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Cultures & Politics and has an MBA in Information Systems Management from Wayne State University.