As a finance professional, Niya is the Principal of Niya Hamilton Consultancy LLC. She provides nonprofits and businesses alike advisory consultative services in business development, management, and finance functions. In her years of working in corporate, Niya has lead and trained teams of analyst, increased sales, and provided financial reporting and assessments to executives and board leadership to make informed business decisions. She has applied those key skills in assisting nonprofits to formulate processes and create oversight in meeting their goals and complying with industry standards.
In her 20 years of experience, she’s served six years working in fiscal & grants management. Niya successfully managed large-sum grant awards and budgets in adherence to contracts and administrative guidelines and reporting. Her contributions impacted the bottom-line of operations, fiscal health, and sustainability. As a former board chair, she understands the value and mission of nonprofits and their commitment to the public and the clients they serve. As chair, Niya spearheaded and organized initiatives to increase community engagement and partnerships to increase program awareness and services.
Niya is an alumnae of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, NC where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, and received her MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management in Philadelphia, PA. In her free time she volunteers supporting public programs by providing financial literacy, personal and career development workshops.