Nikita serves as the Associate Director of Programs with the NTD Support Center at the Task Force for Global Health. She has over 13 years of meeting planning experience and has planned both domestic and international meetings. Nikita also splits her time with the Mectizan Donation Program where she serves as the Program Coordinator and is responsible for providing administrative, meeting planning, and financial management support. Prior to joining MDP, she worked as Program Coordinator for Children Without Worms, also a program of the Task Force for Global Health. Nikita has also worked as program coordinator with the Minority Health Professions Foundation (MHPF) where she served as liaison between the MHPF, its member institutions and funding agencies.
Nikita holds a Masters in Public Health degree with a concentration in Behavioral Science and Health Education from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in Tallahassee, Florida and a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health Administration from Dillard University in New Orleans, LA.