Nichole is Director of Philanthropy for the ACLU of Arizona, joining the staff in November 2015. She has over ten years of experience in establishing and directing fundraising opportunities for Arizona nonprofits. She assists in planning and execution of major gifts strategies. Previously she was Director of Development at Phoenix nonprofit Chrysalis and prior to then she helped successfully lead a $4 million dollar campaign at west valley nonprofit Benevilla. Nichole is a graduate of Washington State University with a bachelor’s in Zoology and a minor in Psychology.