Vanessa Cooksey leads the community relations efforts for 12 states in the central region with her team of 20 people. Anytime Wells Fargo invests dollars in the community through nonprofit grants or volunteer efforts, Cooksey’s team has a hand in facilitating that, she said.
She received her award at the Salute to Excellence in Education held by the St. Louis American Foundation on Nov. 30.
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