Senior Manager of Social Strategy and Integration
Headquarters - Reston, VA
Danielle Brigida is a self-proclaimed wildlife geek and works as the Senior Manager of Social Strategy and Integration for the National Wildlife Federation. She actively engages a wide range of constituents using a mixture of online tools and social networking sites. An early adopter of social media with creative, engaging campaigns, Danielle has been recognized as: 10 Green Women We Love by Greenopia; one of the 75 Environmentalists to follow by Mashable; Top 50 green people to follow on Twitter by Greenopolis; A featured Changemaker by Change.org; A Measurement Maven of the Month by Katie Paine.
Danielle is a sought after speaker with more than 20 appearances over the past year. She's spoken at conferences such as South by Southwest (SXSW), PR News Digital Media Summit, Blog World, Nonprofit Technology Conference, Netroots Nation, as well as several webinars. Additionally, Danielle has been interviewed about her social media experience by the New York Times, USA Today, The Nonprofit Times, Fast Company, Washington Post, Mashable, GreenTalk Radio, Fundraising Success Magazine, Beth's Blog and several other popular blogs.
By tracking emerging trends and measuring impact, she consistently finds the most effective ways to drive traffic and engagement for NWF's campaigns.
Danielle graduated from Christopher Newport University with a B.A. in Technical Writing with minors in Biology and Communications.