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).

Will Nissen supports Lincoln Land Wind as part of Apex Clean Energy’s Development team. Prior to Apex, Will worked to advance clean energy policies at numerous levels in Minnesota, where he grew up.

Helen Humphreys, is public affairs manager and has been working with stakeholders and communities for over 15 years, first from the perspective of state government at the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and now in the energy industry. Helen is excited to have the opportunity to contribute to the United State's energy evolution toward clean energy.