Nikita Mitchell is a 2015 MBA candidate at UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business. She started her career in Strategy & Operations at Deloitte Consulting and later transitioned into the nonprofit sector. Upon graduation she will be working at Cisco as Chief of Staff for the newly formed Americas Consulting Team.
During her two years at Haas, Ms. Mitchell has served as the 2014 MBA Association President (1st African-American woman to hold the position), a Haas Consortium liaison, and a Principal for the $2.5M Haas Socially Responsible Investment Fund. She is also a Forte Fellow and a StartingBloc Social Innovation Fellow. In her free time she is an avid reader, cupcake lover, a half-marathon runner, and a fierce advocate for women and youth.