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Carissa Nelson

Carissa Nelson
Media Communications Manager

801 N. Country Fair Drive, Suite E Champaign IL 61820

(217) 265-6292
Program Areas
4-H Youth Development
Communications and Marketing

Carissa Nelson is a marketing and communications professional who is passionate about creating value-driven messaging that creates real and lasting impact. 

A Central Illinois native, Carissa is a College of ACES graduate with a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Illinois and a M.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences from Illinois State University.  She has spent the past several years pursuing digital marketing certifications from Google, Facebook, Hootsuite and more. Her favorite thing about working in communications is creating valuable connections between people and information.