Cicely Nguyen (she/her)
is based in Kansas City, Missouri, and is the Marketing and Communications Manager for the Student Navigator Network at Rise. Cicely graduated from Park University in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Multimedia Journalism and Public Relations with a minor in Leadership. During her time at Park University, Cicely worked for the student newspaper, serving one year as the editor-in-chief. She also interned for Synergy Services, an organization based in Kansas City whose mission is to strengthen individuals, families, and communities through crisis intervention, shelter, counseling, advocacy, and education. In her career, Cicely has primarily worked in social media marketing, including her role as the multimedia marketing specialist at William Jewell College, a higher education institution located in Liberty, Missouri. Cicely believes with the right resources, college can be an integral and transforming chapter of students’ lives, creating valuable and engaging citizens to serve communities. In her free time, Cicely enjoys cooking, exercising, traveling, exploring new things in her city, and cuddling her Catahoula leopard dog, Rona.