Nicole Beckley is the marketing and media director for Merlot Skin Care, a natural grape seed-based skin care brand based and manufactured in Texas. She works to oversee brand and product development, including coordinating with outside partners to expand into international markets. She’s a member of Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW), has served on the board of the Young Women’s Alliance (YWA), and is an alum of Leadership Austin’s Emerge program. An El Paso, TX native, she has a BA from Stanford University in Urban Studies and Communications.
An avid writer (and arts & culture lover), Nicole has written for Tribeza, Texas Monthly, Austin Fit, Austin Monthly, and other publications. She also regularly writes and performs sketch comedy and improv. In Austin she loves taking advantage of the weather to run, hike, and generally be outdoors.