Melissa Libert | WGLT

Melissa Libert

Development Director

Melissa Libert leads WGLT’s marketing, public relations, and development efforts.

Melissa previously served as Public Affairs Project Manager at COUNTRY Financial where she led community relations programming and corporate social responsibility efforts. Prior to that, Melissa provided public relations expertise to clients at Ruder Finn Chicago and Ruder Finn Los Angeles.

Throughout her career, Melissa has earned several industry awards including International Association of Business Communicators/Chicago Bronze Quill and Publicity Club of Chicago Silver Trumpet.

In the community, Melissa serves on various volunteer committees, including the City of Bloomington Cultural Commission. She is a graduate of Leadership McLean County Class of 2015.

Melissa is an enthusiastic ISU alum, farmers markets shopper and sports fan alongside her son.

Ways to Connect

The WGLT Hall of Fame recognizes those who have made contributions integral to WGLT’s ongoing excellence in public service to the Illinois State University, Bloomington-Normal, and McLean County communities.

WGLT has cultivated a strong culture of public service excellence for more than 53 years. New in 2018, WGLT launched a Hall of Fame to recognize those who have made contributions integral to WGLT’s ongoing excellence in public service to the Illinois State University, Bloomington-Normal, and McLean County communities. Selections will be announced annually.