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KIM NELSON

Kim Nelson is the Chief of Staff and has been with MZI for over 14 years, she comes from a background in transportation and has held many leadership positions since joining MZI in 2008. Kim is responsible for facilitating business growth, and development, as well as the management of the MZI team and culture. She has been a driving force to keep MZI at the forefront of innovation while managing relationships and strategic growth opportunities.

She graduated from Northern Illinois University with a degree in Organizational Corporate Communications. In her free time, Kim is a Board Member of Women Energy Network. Philanthropy has always been her passion, and she works closely with the Foundation for Prader-Willi to support research for a cure. Kim is married with two children and enjoys golf whenever she can fit it into her busy schedule. She counts the parks and local restaurants as her favorite part of Chicago.