Carli Nelson is the Principal of Monumental Consulting, LLC, a Richmond-based consulting firm specializing in fundraising and event planning. She has over eighteen years of experience working in the political and nonprofit fundraising industries. She started her career with Benedetti & Farris, LLC where she advised corporate clients and political campaigns such as The Consumer Electronics Association, Rudy Guliani, and other federal, state, and local campaigns. In 2009, Carli founded Monumental Consulting, LLC, where she has served as a fundraising consultant for The Virginia Senate Republican Caucus, Governor Glenn Youngkin, and numerous non-profit organizations. She is an alumna of Goucher College, where she received a B.A. in Political Science with a concentration in Pre-Law and a minor in Business/Management.