AAI Announces Michael Doerrer as New Director of Development and Communications

WASHINGTON D.C., JANUARY 11, 2023 — Michael Doerrer has joined AAI as Director of Development and Communications. AAI President Diana Moss welcomed Michael to the team: “We’re delighted Michael has joined AAI to enhance our organization’s communication and engagement program. The breadth and depth of his experience across sectors will help us fulfill AAI’s mission over the long term.”

As a communications and development professional for 25 years, Michael’s focused on building proactive communications and organizational development programs that bring stakeholders together around shared goals. He spent more than a decade in federal service overseeing communications, community engagement, regulatory development, and strategic planning for a large agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture; his last role there was as Chief Operating Officer.

Most recently, he has directed public policy, digital engagement, and development for organizations in the education and nonprofit sectors. In all his roles, he has helped organizations effect positive change and meet strategic goals through effective communications and engagement. He has also taught strategic communications for more than 20 years at various colleges and universities, including Johns Hopkins.