Monique Ellefson, Program Coordinator

Monique Ellefson joined Iowa Campus Compact in November 2017 as the AmeriCorps VISTA Program Coordinator. She served as the IACC VISTA Leader in 2013-2014 before earning her Masters of Science in Education at Indiana University. Monique got her start as an impassioned student leader at the University of South Dakota, which led her to serve as an AmeriCorps VISTA for Oregon Campus Compact at Linfield College. While earning her Masters degree, Monique served as the Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement in the Office of Student Life and Learning at Indiana University Bloomington, where she managed a service-based scholarship program and supported alternative break initiatives. Monique has worked in a variety of roles in higher education, including most recently as a Hall Director for Iowa State University. Her true passion is connecting people to community and advocating for a socially just society.

Phone: (515) 235-4008

Email: mellefson {at} iwcc(.)edu