Dr. Abbey L. Askew

Dr. Abbey L. Askew is an Instructional Technology Enthusiast with 20+ years in education at the local, district, regional and state level. Her experiences include service as a public school middle and secondary English teacher, Instructional Technology Facilitator, 6-12 Instructional Coach, Professional Development Consultant with the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, Digital Innovation Coach and Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction.

Abbey’s work encompasses a deep commitment to coaching teachers and redefining professional learning experiences through engagement and laughter. She is currently continuing fostering that commitment by developing and designing interactive e-Learning experiences for educators. As the CEO of PinkyGeek Consulting, she frequently presents and keynotes at national education conferences and has moderated Future Ready Summits sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.

Abbey currently resides in eastern North Carolina where she spends time filming her comedic YouTube cooking show, aggravating her two adult children (Mikee and J’ali) and adding to her extensive sneaker collection.