Nicole is an experienced leader in the nonprofit sector, currently serving as the interim Program Director for the East Bay since February 2023. She joined Renaissance in 2020, where she has been instrumental in fundraising efforts and strategic planning. With over 25 years of leadership experience in nonprofit organizations, Nicole has successfully raised millions of dollars, guided boards of directors in understanding their unique roles, and motivated individuals and teams to reach their full potential. She has served as both interim and long-term Executive Director at various organizations, specializing in economic development. Notable positions include Women’s Initiative for Self Employment, Oakland Ballet, Urban Solutions, and Wardrobe for Opportunity.