Nikki Piston

Search Associate

Associate, Executive Search, Nonprofit and Social Impact

As a Search Associate, Nikki works with search teams on client engagement and search logistics, focusing on project management.

Nikki joined Koya from 24Seven, a creative services staffing firm. As Office Manager, Nikki supported administration, business development, recruiting, and special projects. Prior, Nikki has held a variety of office management roles with responsibilities including administrative and finance support, recruiting and HR, and client engagement at organizations including Korn/ Ferry International and Common Practice (the company behind the famous Dissent Pins).

In her spare time, Nikki volunteers as an animal foster, focusing on finding new homes for cats.


Nikki received her B.A. in Fine Art with a minor in Art History from York College of Pennsylvania. She is based out of Philadelphia, PA.