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Chelsea Corbin Development & Communications Manager

Chelsea Corbin, Development & Communications Manager

As Development & Communications Manager, Chelsea oversees the organization’s individual and institutional giving portfolios and leads special events, communications, and distribution efforts. Chelsea joined Free Spirit Media through Northwestern University’s Public Interest Program, serving as Program Assistant with the North Lawndale College Prep — Christiana In–School Courses and Real Chi Youth community journalism program. There, she experienced first-hand the transformative effect Free Spirit Media has on Chicago’s youth. She now reflects on that experience to inform her development, communications, and distribution work. Chelsea graduated in 2014 from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and is passionate about youth development, community engagement, and environmental sustainability. Chelsea grew up outside of Louisville, Kentucky, and currently lives in the Andersonville neighborhood.