Skip to content

Nicola Hives

Director of Development

Nicola directs Evergreen’s Development department, where she builds the relationships and partnerships to support Evergreen’s mission to create flourishing cities. Working with philanthropists, foundations, and corporate sponsors, Nicola strives to find innovative ways to meet shared goals. She creates opportunities for Evergreen programs to evolve to better serve their users, and she cultivates chances to develop and implement new programs.

Nicola has more than a decade of experience in fundraising and development, spanning three capital campaigns with a collective ~$100M target, dozens of major gifts, and multi-year strategic partnerships. She holds an Honours BA from the University of Waterloo, and a post-graduate certificate in in Fundraising and Volunteer Management from Humber College.