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“Always asking the question ‘How can we do this better?’”
Amelia Nielsen has a strong reputation for enabling transformation. Described as a driver and innovator, she brings a rare combination of energy and spark with deep analytical and critical thinking to every problem. Her colleagues know they can rely on her to ask the right questions to craft structured, meaningful solutions, and to stay calm and focused in a crisis. She assesses the big picture while identifying relevant details.
Amelia built her career as a fundraiser for a higher education nonprofit, shaping marketing and relationship management strategies while cultivating more impactful engagement with stakeholders. She pivoted to the for-profit sector working for an art studio to connect underrepresented mural artists with clients in the community. Her experience with driving cross-functional teams towards excellence has made her a lifelong student of change management, organizational psychology, and effective communication. Amelia holds an MBA from IE Business School and a bachelor’s degree in international/global studies from Macalester College.
- LIFELONG PASSION: HORSEBACK RIDING
- ALTERNATE CAREER: REGENERATIVE FARMER
- QUOTE TO LIVE BY: “FIGHT FOR THE THINGS THAT YOU CARE ABOUT, BUT DO IT IN A WAY THAT WILL LEAD OTHERS TO JOIN YOU.” – RUTH BADER GINSBURG