Stories by Nicole Neditch
Nicole Neditch brings her experience in government, technology, and community development to Code for America, where she directs the organization’s hallmark program, the Fellowship. The Fellowship pairs teams of technologists with local government to develop digital approaches for key government services. Nicole joined Code for America from the City of Oakland where she worked for the City Administrator on initiatives related to open government, service design, and public participation. Before working for Oakland, Nicole developed websites for governments, non-profits, foundations, and art organizations. She also owned a cafe/gallery/community hub, Mama Buzz Cafe, served on the City of Oakland’s Cultural Affairs Commission, founded the Bay Area Visual Arts Network, and launched Oakland’s First Friday Artwalk, ArtMurmur. Nicole speaks regularly on government innovation and service design.