Nidhi Shashidhara is the Development Associate at the Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC). Nidhi Shashidhara is the Development Associate at the Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC). She provides support for project management, general administrative, logistical, systems, and fundraising. Nidhi began her career as a political fundraiser working for progressive candidates and Members of the United States Congress. She came to ISC to pursue fundraising for a non-profit whose mission she truly believes in. She is pursuing her Masters in Sustainable Urban Planning at George Washington University in D.C and participating in climate research with a faculty member. She also holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Studies from Mercer University. Born in India and raised in Florida, Nidhi enjoys traveling and learning about new cities and cultures.