Ferlyssa Nguyen

Development and Communications Coordinator

Ferlyssa is an alumni from University of Illinois at Chicago with a focus in Socio-Cultural Anthropology. She has been working in the sales and marketing field for over two years now doing projects with various brands all over Chicago including Nike, Clinic, Adidas, and more. She is a first generation American, having both parents as Vietnam War refugees. She values diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Collaboration between all peoples from all over the world to reach humanitarian peace and sustainability is something she believes strongly in. She aspires to get her Masters in Public Policy and one day open her own non-profit focusing on art therapy for people from all walks of life.

In her free time she enjoys dancing, singing, painting, and eating all vegan things.