Ms. Nichols comes to NPA from the Pontifical North American College, with a diverse background in political fundraising and advocacy representation. Throughout her extensive career in government affairs, she has promoted a wide range of legislative issues to members of Congress and the Executive Branch. She is also a seasoned fundraiser, previously serving as account manager for Keelen Communications, a political fundraising firm representing more than 60 candidates for Congress.
In her new role as director of government relations at NPA, Ms. Nichols will be responsible for increasing the presence of NPA’s Political Action Committee among its core supporters and representing the interests of the association in front of Congress and the federal government.
Prior to joining NPA, Ms. Price served as the community outreach and marketing coordinator for Autism Community Network, where she played an active role in advancing the mission of the nonprofit through the development of social media strategy, traditional media relations, direct email marketing and website content management.
In her new role as communications coordinator, Ms. Price will provide general communications support for NPA and its public relations efforts, including expanding NPA’s mobile and social outreach to further engage younger members.