Coy is a Lecturer in the Department of Media Studies at the University of Virginia where he teaches courses on journalism, documentary production, the history of media and citizenship. He has also taught for many years about the history of Virginia, Charlottesville, UVA, the life of Thomas Jefferson, and the history of the early American Republic. Coy is a sought-after guest speaker and has lectured to groups throughout the country on the subjects of leadership and American history. He speaks frequently to corporations, civic groups, and schools.
photos by Laura Tanis.