Lucy Gossett


Director of Alumni & Donor Relations

Lucy Gossett is the Director of Alumni & Donor Relations. She is responsible for building COCA’s first official alumni program and is excited to engage with the many talented and unique individuals who have come through COCA’s doors. In addition, Lucy cultivates and stewards a portfolio of individual donors and prospects. Lucy also oversees and provides leadership for the COCA Associate Board (CAB).

As a former COCA student herself, Lucy was thrilled to return to COCA in 2016 as a member of the COCA staff, first as the Executive Assistant, and then as the Director of Executive Administration & Special Projects, providing top-level support to COCA leadership and completing specific initiatives and institutional projects.

A lifelong musician, artist, and creative, Lucy is passionate about the arts and the opportunities COCA provides to its community. Lucy received her Bachelor of Music from Loyola University New Orleans and is a graduate of the FOCUS St. Louis Women in Leadership program (Cohort 76). Lucy volunteers as a Big Sister in the St. Louis chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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