Nisha Chittal

Social Media Content Editor, MSNBC

Nisha Chittal is an experienced journalist and social media strategist who is the Social Media Content Editor 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.

Nisha is originally from the Chicago area and is a graduate of the University of Illinois, where she studied political science. You can follow her on Twitter or visit her website for more information. She currently lives in Manhattan.

All opinions are her own and not those of her company or anyone she works with.