Nikki
Birkhead

Director, Marketing & Engagement

Washington D.C.

Most rewarding thing about working here.

Giving a voice to communities and individuals that are often overlooked and underrepresented in mainstream industries.

Job prior to The Mission Continues

In high school, I made a big career transition from McDonald’s to working at the GAP.

What is a hidden gem in your hometown?

It’s a small town, nothing is hidden.

If you dined w/anyone, who would it be?

Harriet Tubman

Which is your favorite movie(s)?

Love Jones. 23yrs later, I’m still patiently waiting for the sequel to see if they made long distance work.

Which is a song(s) that describes you?

I can’t pick one particular song during this current phase of my life—but I know it would have to be something between Kirk Franklin and Megan Thee Stallion!

Which book is on your nightstand?

Becoming by Michelle Obama

What was your first concert?

New Edition—Ronnie, Bobbie, Ricky and Mike…

What is your hometown?

Princess Anne, MD

What is your favorite winter activity?

Wearing furs!

What is your favorite food(s) or meal?

The way to my heart is feeding me cheeseburgers!

What is one item on your bucket list?

RV across country.