Chellese Hall is a 2014 graduate of Belhaven University with a degree in Mass Communications. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, she grew up with a love for education, sports, music and has had the privilege to gain a variety of experiences surrounding her fields of study.
Her internships range from the public relations department of Mississippi Public Broadcasting, the Secretary of State and Portico Magazine in Jackson all the way to The Impact Movement headquarters in Orlando, Florida.
In 2017, Hall made a transition from the world of museums and informal learning to college access and postsecondary education at the Woodward Hines Education Foundation (WHEF) as the Communications Manager. Her role is centered around the Get2College which has centers in Jackson, Southaven and Ocean Springs.
In her spare time, Chellese is a co-host for "Let's Talk Jackson" podcast and is the leading guru consultant for local startup, Satchel Podcast Player, a mobile application for streaming podcasts that enables listeners to listen local.
Passionate about her local community, she is an active volunteer in the West Jackson area through the leadership and development team of Common Ground Church.
If you can't find her writing at a desk or recording in a studio, you'll find her running on the on trails around sunset, sipping hot tea at brunch or performing original songs at an open mic night.