Nijha joined Smile Train in 2015 and serves as the Senior Director of Public Relations. She has more than 14 years of experience in Public Relations. Nijha oversees the organization’s global PR initiatives and social media efforts.
Over the past four years at Smile Train, Nijha has leveraged her prior experience working with fortune 100 and 500 clients at some of the world’s leading global and mid-size PR firms. Some of these efforts include, but are not limited to: managing Smile Train’s charitable partnership with The Miss Universe Organization, working closely with Smile Train’s celebrity ambassadors and supporting some of Smile Train’s major events such the organization’s World Smile Day® lighting ceremony at the iconic Empire State Building and the 20-Year Anniversary Gala.
Nijha is passionate about serving the local communities that Smile Train supports.
Nijha holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA. She also serves on the Leadership Advisory Board of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York.