Nidhi Gulati is a social impact executive and a human-centered design practitioner with 8 years in the nonprofit sector. During this time, she has held various positions leading community-based consulting projects, managing a team of placemakers, to serving as a Co-Executive Director. Nidhi Gulati is committed to solve widespread social issues through the built environment and build bridges across the public, private, and impact sectors. She leverages her skills to support ventures that simultaneously prioritize environmental, social, and financial resilience for communities, with a special focus on their youngest members. She is a born and raised Indian with tremendous appreciation for trains, a love for walking as a mode of transportation, and a deep sensitivity towards issues of gender, race, and their manifestation in the built environment.