Created Jul 15, 2011

Nisha Chittal

Manager, Social Media & Community, msnbc more

Nisha Chittal is a journalist and social media strategist who is the Manager of Social Media & Community for msnbc. In this role, she develops social media strategy for the network's 22 show units, working closely with the show teams on editorial content, strategy, and campaign development. She also writes for

Previously, Nisha lead social media at Travel Channel in Washington, DC, and also worked at digital agency MXM Social, advising a variety of brands on social and digital strategy.

Nisha has also written about women's issues, politics, and technology for a variety of publications, including Huffington Post, Poynter Online, Ms Magazine, The American Prospect, Jezebel, and others. She has also had essays published in two anthologies.

She holds a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.