Nichole Barnes Marshall is the Chief Diversity Equity & Inclusion Officer 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.
With more than 20 years of experience in DE&I and recruitment at iconic brands like L Brands, Aon and IBM, Nichole remains avidly active in the community on a variety of issues, including social justice, educational access and economic opportunity. She 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.