Nisha Chittal is a journalist and social media strategist who is Manager of Social Media & Community at MSNBC. In this role, she supervises day-to-day social media operations with the goal of driving MSNBC's traffic, audience growth, and audience engagement. She also writes about social media and digital trends for MSNBC.com and is a frequent presence on air at MSNBC analyzing social media news, trends, and the role of social in the 2016 elections. In January 2016, she was named to Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 in Media.
Nisha is a seasoned digital strategist who previously led social media strategy at Travel Channel in Washington, DC, and also worked at digital agency MXM Social, advising Fortune 500 brands on audience growth and engagement.
Nisha has also written about women's issues, politics, and technology for a variety of publications, including Elle Magazine, the Huffington Post, Poynter Online, Ms Magazine, The American Prospect, Jezebel, and others. She has also had essays published in three anthologies, including the Amazon Kindle Serial "The 10 Habits of Highly Successful Women."