Nikki Wargo joined OCRA in February 2016 and oversees the production and execution of local and national events including the annual National Conference and the OCRA Heroes program with the goal to raise awareness and funding for ovarian cancer. Additionally, she manages the corporate and foundation partnerships and community engagement activities throughout the country. A true collaborator, she enjoys working closely with the other departments within OCRA to meet the needs of the organization.
Prior to joining OCRA, Nikki spent over 6 years as the Director of Special Projects and Partnerships at Win (formerly Women In Need) working with the board to increase awareness about family homelessness in NYC and raising critical funding for support services through events and donor relations. She also worked for Saks Fifth Avenue for over 10 years in the Public Relations department focusing on NY and National press outreach before moving to the Public Affairs office where she directed three national charitable initiatives for the flagship and 60+ stores throughout the country.