Nicole Collier is Director of Policy & Public Affairs for Nestlé based in Arlington, VA. Nicole has 20 years of policy and public affairs experience in Washington. Currently, she supports Nestlé’s U.S. policy agenda and creates and maintains stakeholder relationships in the critical areas of Nestlé’s business including workforce development, child nutrition and operational issues like tax and retirement benefits. Before coming to Nestlé, she represented Mayors and City Councils while at the National League of Cities and soon after worked as a Senior Policy Advisor to Michigan Governor, Jennifer M. Granholm, focusing on critical legislative priorities for the State while working closely with the Michigan congressional delegation and other Governors’ offices. She also worked for a lobbying firm for several years managing client teams and leading legislative strategies for Fortune 500 companies and large non-profit organizations. Nicole received her bachelor’s degree from Hampton University and her MPA from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. She lives in Virginia with her husband and three children.
Director, Government Relations, Nestlé
June 26 - 8:30 am to June 27 - 3:30 pm