Director of Marketing and Communications, Nebraska Community Foundation
Carrie Malek-Madani joined Nebraska Community Foundation in February 2017. Carrie is responsible for developing and implementing NCF's communications and marketing goals and strategies to build awareness and support for NCF and its affiliated funds. Carrie creates and oversees the production of NCF's publications, advertising, social media and video production. She also assists NCF's affiliated funds located across the state with press releases, donor stories, fundraising letters and other marketing tools.
Prior to NCF, Carrie worked for the Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln where she managed the organization's public relations, brand strategy and communications efforts. Her previous professional experience includes work for S&S Public Relations, where she developed PR and media relations strategy for clients in industries ranging from technology to education. Prior to S&S Public Relations, she worked for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's marketing department.
Carrie holds a bachelor's degree in communication: media management, and a master's degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism & Mass Communications in integrated media communications. She is a member of the National Communication Honors Society, Lambda Pi Eta.
Originally from Vermillion, S.D., Carrie lives in Lincoln with her husband, Gunnar, and children, Eleanor and Burgess.