Nikki brings over 15 years of experience as a brand storyteller and creative thinker to her role director of marketing and strategic communications at Full Circle Fund. She honed her marketing expertise working in account management at advertising agencies in New York and the Bay Area.
Burton brings her unique perspective to solve marketing challenges to every position. She was instrumental in developing the creative vision for the global footwear and apparel company Ariat International and Ariat.com. In her role as director of marketing and communication at College Track, she developed comprehensive marketing strategies to build awareness of College Track’s mission and program.
Service is an essential part of Burton’s life mission. She has witnessed the power of service to transform lives. After dropping out of high school in the tenth grade, a mentor changed the trajectory of her life by planting the seed of a college education. The road to college was hard. Her family was homeless the year before, but she never gave up hope, earning a B.A. degree in Liberal Arts from The New School in New York. She also graduated from The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and worked as an accessory designer.