Jan Rizzo

The Virtual Communicator for Congregations


About Jan Rizzo


Jan Rizzo has extensive experience in professional nonprofit communications. For over 10 years she served as an editor on the marketing/public relations team of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In that position she was also a team leader for the ELCA's award-winning social media efforts.

In December 2013 she earned a Certificate in Social media Marketing from Triton College. She is currently the Chair of the Editorial Advisory Board, LiveLiving Transformational Magazine. In April 2014 she ended two terms (6 years) as a board member of the Religion Communicators Council. She is a member of the Associated Church Press and the Religion Communicators Council.



· Meticulous attention to detail
· Self-directed
· Professional and mature
· Articulate and well-spoken
· Expert in social media
· Strong interpersonal skills
· Copy editing and proofreading · Advanced knowledge of layout and design
· Web & print content development
· Social media content management
· Google analytics
· Presentations - PowerPoint, Webinars, Prezi