Global Head of Inclusion & Diversity

Nichole Barnes Marshall is the Global Head of Inclusion and Diversity (I&D) at Pinterest. In this role, she leads the Pinterest’s I&D team and strategy, integrates I&D principles into the company’s people and business processes, and serves as a key partner to Bill Ready, CEO at Pinterest.

Nichole joined Pinterest in January 2022 after serving as the Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer at Bath and Body Works, where she was responsible for leading the cultural transformation of the brand through the integration of DE&I programs and efforts across the company.

Nichole has more than 20 years of experience in DE&I and recruitment at iconic brands like L Brands, Aon and IBM, and remains avidly active in the community on a variety of issues, including social justice, educational access and economic opportunity. Marshall also serves on several boards including the National Urban League Diversity Advisory Board, Columbus Urban League, African American Leadership Academy and United Way of Central Ohio.

Summits Attended: 2022 SF

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.