- Executive Director of Gift Planning, UCLA
Nicole Dunn is the Executive Director of Gift Planning at UCLA. She has extensive development experience at UCLA and at several cultural institutions, including the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, where she helped establish and managed the museum's planned giving program, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Dunn served on the board of PPP-LA from 2011 to 2015, including as board President and twice as the co-chair of the Western Regional Planned Giving Conference. She previously co-taught the planned giving course through UCLA Extension, and has presented at conferences for the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and the California Advancement Researcher's Association (CARA). She has a master of arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a bachelor of arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley.