Senior Manager, Certification Programs, International Franchise Association


Brittney Cosby serves as Senior Manager, Certification Programs at the International Franchise Association where she is responsible for managing the Certified Franchise Executive program and supporting the design and development of new and existing programs for members and stakeholders within the franchising community. 

Prior to joining IFA, Brittney served in a program management role at the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards where she managed several certification programs designed for U.S. architects and foreign architects. In addition to supporting certification candidates and emerging professionals, Brittney led education-related committee groups composed of practicing architects, public members, and executives from U.S. licensing boards in developing and improving alternative pathways to certification for practicing architects.

Brittney was born and raised in Richmond, VA but relocated to the Washington metropolitan area after earning a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Howard University.