Nicole Neroulias Gupte began her career as a journalist, specializing in breaking news, immigration and religion, before transitioning to the nonprofit sector. As communications director for Days for Girls, she oversees marketing and outreach for a global organization mobilizing women and girls through education, social enterprises and menstrual health solutions. She previously led Philanthropy Northwest’s external relations, with special focus on impact investing and other emerging trends for foundations and corporate giving programs.

Nicole holds a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University and a certificate in nonprofit management from the University of Washington. She sits on Religion News Foundation’s board of directors and chairs the Religion News Service board of managers. In her copious spare time, she also performs with the Seattle Symphonic Band, practices public speaking at Emerald City Toastmasters and co-manages The Communications Network’s Seattle chapter.