As Development Assistant, Signe Nicklas supports the Development team in connecting our philanthropic community with the Bren School’s mission of solving environmental problems.
Prior to working at Bren, Signe provided marketing, fundraising, and operations support for the Delray Beach Children’s Garden in South Florida and served in educational programming at the Fowler Museum in Westwood, CA. After receiving her B.A. in English from UCLA, she rode with the organization Bike & Build from Portland, Maine to Santa Barbara raising awareness for affordable housing.
A fourth generation Californian, Signe hails from a small town nestled in the redwoods. During her free time, she enjoys surfing, gardening, reading, and exploring the vast playground of southern Los Padres.