A multidisciplinary creative and entrepreneur, Nina is the founder and creative director of collective blue, a lifestyle brand that supports diverse creators through digital storytelling and event production.
Her latest venture is called Lemongrass – a Vietnamese catering company focused on culinary pop-up dinners.
She is a long-time volunteer, mentor, and advocate for 3 Day Startup – a non-profit that teaches entrepreneurship skills to students around the world.
Nina has been recognized in publications such as Business Insider, Austin Monthly, and Texas Lifestyle Magazine for her work.
Nina has a B.S. in Advertising, B.A. in French, Portuguese minor, and a Bridging Disciplines certification in "Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship" from The University of Texas at Austin.