Jessica (Jes) Wysong is the Southern Minnesota Regional Coordinator at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits.
Jes grew up in St. Peter, MN, currently resides in Mankato, and has served in the nonprofit sector for roughly 20 years. This work has occurred in the Greater Mankato area expanding throughout the state and has involved supporting localized programs and sister agencies with missions rooted in public health and social justice efforts. Jes’ statewide work offering her insight in terms of how geographical location and historic events can impact community perspectives, resources, and supports available. Jes is excited to work in a role that allows her to support nonprofits generally and all of the wonderful missions they work to achieve.
Jes graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a BA in Criminal Justice, she has also taken coursework in Mental Health Counseling at Minnesota State University-Mankato.