Nicola Clifford

Director of New Initiatives

Nicola Clifford is a management consultant who has worked with executive-level clients across the public, private and nonprofit sectors. Prior to her role as FUSE’s Alum-in-Residence, Nicola served as a FUSE fellow for the City of San Francisco, designing a STEM collective impact campaign. As Alum-in-Residence, Nicola works to build strong, active network of alums and building cross-cohort bonds. As a Manager at Deloitte Consulting, she focused on strategic planning, program management and insider threat. She has managed large teams, performed in-depth analyses around strategic challenges and led change management strategies for a variety of clients. Nicola holds a BA in History from the University of Michigan and a Master of Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas.