Meet the Team

Holly McCoy-Nelson is development manager of Lincoln Land Wind. She recently completed development of the 300 MW Upland Prairie Wind project in northwestern Iowa. Holly has a special affinity for seeing wind projects succeed in the Midwest, and she knows firsthand how wind energy can benefit landowners and the region. Holly lives with her family in Iowa.

Chris Nickell is a site establishment specialist for American Wind Energy Management and spearheads landowner relations on Lincoln Land Wind. He holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental biology and moved to the wind industry after 15 years at the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA).