Channel Development |  Strategic Partnerships

Nancy Dyste Christiano is a proactive leader, visionary, speaker, strategic thinker, and public relations expert focusing on national and international business development. She has depth in management and coalition building at the grassroots, state, national and international levels in business and non-profit sectors, and a co-producer of TEDx.

As a strategic advisor, Nancy has access to major corporations, family foundations, and personal relationships who focus on peace, justice and sustainability and is instrumental in connecting them to philanthropic organizations, universities, governments and others. She is the CEO of Pacific West Ventures, a financial networking company providing strategic consulting services; the International Director at  the Nelson Mandela Institute Center of Excellence; and an advisor to SmartNations, DX Planet, Energy Everywhere, the Born Free Foundation, Starbucks Global Solar Project, Givvor and numerous Pan-African companies.

Nancy is a visiting professor at Chapman University, her alma mater where she is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate with a BA in Communication Studies.