Nisha Chittal

Director of Audience & Engagement, Vox

Nisha ChittalTwitter: @NishaChittal

Nisha Chittal is a journalist and growth-focused editorial leader with over a decade of experience growth for publishers. She is currently the Director of Audience & Engagement at, where she leads a team of journalists working on multi-platform editorial and growth strategy. Previously, she has led teams at several media organizations including  MSNBC, NBC News, and Travel Channel.  In January 2016, she was named to Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30” in Media. In 2018, she was selected to participate in ONA’s Women’s Leadership Accelerator.  She also writes about food and culture for Vox, and has previously written for publications like,, Elle, Racked, Jezebel, Poynter, and others.  She holds a bachelor of arts degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She also writes a weekly newsletter every Sunday curating the best things to read on the internet.