Nick is the senior designer at Democracy Fund, an independent foundation working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people. He works with the Communications and Network Team to ensure a consistent expression of Democracy Fund’s brand and visual identity across all channels.
Nick joined Democracy Fund in September 2017, after serving as the digital communications manager for Grantmakers for Effective Organizations. GEO is a community of more than 6,000 grantmakers working together to lift up the grantmaking practices that matter most to nonprofits and truly improve philanthropy. In this role, Nick designed and launched a successful email marketing strategy, served as creative lead for a brand video series, and led a brand refresh and redesign of geofunders.org.
Previously, Nick specialized in digital marketing and design for political campaigns. He served as the digital marketing manager for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and as the deputy digital director on the campaign for Senator Chris Murphy, from his home state of Connecticut. Nick has served on other local, state and federal campaigns in a variety of roles. He began his career at APCO Worldwide, a public affairs and strategic communications firm, in Washington, D.C.
Nick graduated from The George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs with a bachelor’s degree in political communications. He currently serves on the board of AIGA DC as chair of DC Design Week.