Mary Ann Moon, CEcD, FM, HLM serves as Vice President of Economic Development and Marketing for Tice Engineering, Inc. She is also an Economic Development, Transportation and Special Projects Advocate for AECOM, the world's largest engineering company. Mary Ann is 2018 and 2019 Dean for the University of Oklahoma's Economic Development Institute. She previously served as Assistant Dean, Director of Mentoring and Curriculum Chairman. She is an Instructor, Mentor and teaches the CEcD Exam Prep Course and authored and teaches 'Introduction to Transportation and Logistics.' Moon is a current member of the IEDC’s Board of Directors. She is an Ethics instructor and presenter at the Louisiana and Mississippi BEDCs. Mary Ann is Chairman of the University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Logistics, Trade and Transportation and is President Elect of the Mississippi Transportation Institute. Moon is a presenter seminars and conferences throughout the country on Transportation and Logistics impact on Economic Development and growth. She is a graduate of Leadership Mississippi and Louisiana and is a 2007 graduate of the Delta Regional Authority's Leadership Institute. She is a member of the Texas Economic Development Council, the Louisiana Industrial Development Executives Council and the Southern Economic Development Council.