Kelsey Nelson

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Okta

Kelsey Nelson is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Okta. She is responsible for leading the company’s workforce IT, security and public sector solutions programs, and drives Okta’s Zero Trust strategy and messaging. Prior to joining Okta, she led communications teams for tech startups across enterprise software, edtech and consumer brands as a part of a San Francisco-based agency. Kelsey began her career teaching middle school in the Bay Area with Teach for America, and remains an active community member through organizations like Okta for Good and Full Circle Fund.

Kelsey Nelson is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Okta, leading workforce IT and security solutions, including getting beyond the buzzword of ‘Zero Trust’. Prior to joining Okta, she led product and business communications at tech startups varying from enterprise software to edtech to consumer music hardware, and prior to that taught secondary school history and English with Teach for America. Today she lives in San Francisco, though will always call Wisconsin home.