Kiara Nagel is a creative strategist based in Los Angeles with twenty years of experience building collaborative initiatives and supporting groups, leaders, and organizations to lead transformative change. Kiara has contributed to many local, national, and international initiatives and, in addition to her own active consulting practice, she often delivers training and coaching to support organizers, educators, and leaders to be more creative and strategic in their work.
Kiara is an affiliate with the Interaction Institute for Social Change, an associate with The Center for Story-based Strategy, and she serves as faculty at Antioch University in Los Angeles and The International Youth Initiative Program (YIP) in Sweden. She holds a Masters in City Planning from the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at MIT.
Some recent clients include: The California Endowment, Alliance for Community Transit Los Angeles, Hampshire College, East LA Community Corporation, Essential Health Access, Harbor Community Benefit Association, Open Society Foundation, Art House Convergence, and The Cancer Free Economy Network.