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Sales & Marketing Director

Candi Richardson joins the staff of Mississippi Today as Sales & Marketing Director after a combined 12-year career in digital marketing sales, corporate relationship development and social media management between The Clarion-Ledger Media Group and United Way of the Capital Area. As a top-performing professional, she has received numerous sales awards and distinctions.
Candi is from Greenville and has spent the last decade living in the Jackson Metro area. She holds a bachelor’s in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology and a master’s in Communications, both from The University of Southern Mississippi.

“Throughout our nation’s history, the role of the press in achieving social, political and economic reform has been critical. Having the opportunity to work towards progress in my own state, supporting an institution that fights for a better Mississippi, is truly humbling.”

— Candi Richardson