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Karina Magana Manzo

Communications Specialist
Civic Federation

Karina Magana Manzo joined the Civic Federation in early 2021 to assist with internal and external communications. She manages the Federation’s website and social media accounts and continues to expand the ways the Civic Federation tracks and analyzes media coverage and digital metrics.

Karina earned her Bachelor’s in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago in May 2020. During her junior at UIC she was an intern at the City of Chicago Treasurer’s office under Treasurer Kurt Summers. There, she worked with the communications and social media department. Upon her graduation she began working at IG Group, a brokerage company where she was the front-line communication with clients.

Karina graduated with an Honors recognition and was awarded the title of Magna Cum Laude. She strives to make positive contributions in her new role and is excited to work with the Civic Federation team. In her spare time, Karina likes to play trivia games.