Nilagia McCoy

Communications Manager

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  • EMAIL [email protected]
  • OFFICE 617-358-1889
  • Education
    • Bachelor of Arts in Film and Media Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
    • Professional Certificate in Marketing, University of California, Santa Barbara Extension
    • Graduate Certificate in Developing Healthy Communities, Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy


Nilagia McCoy joined CISWH in December 2018 and is responsible for the Center’s public-facing communications. She has more than a decade of marketing communications experience in digital strategy, web project management, writing, multimedia and print production, event promotion, and public relations, with an emphasis on higher education and the nonprofit sector. Prior to BU, Nilagia worked at Harvard for six years, including at the Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and at WGBH Boston.

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Nilagia enjoys vegetarian cooking, yoga, and documentary films. She also enjoys seeing live music and writing her own songs.