Nicole Layton


Nicole Layton is the associate manager of development for The Chicago Community Trust. She is responsible for managing activities supportive of the fundraising plans of the Trust, including stewardship of donors. She also manages donor advised funds, provides support for the Trust’s public funds and executes special projects and events.

Layton joined the Trust in 2008. She is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Chicago Foundation for Women’s Women United Giving Council and Chicago African Americans in Philanthropy. Layton earned a Master of Nonprofit Management degree from the School of Public Service at DePaul University.