Nivia is a technologist with over 20 years of engineering and leadership experience.

Her career path has included nearly every role in tech; but her true passion is inspiring people to do their best work.

These days Nivia plies her trade as a Director of Engineering for Spotify's Music Mission. She is currently building a vision and team around empowering artists to creatively express themselves directly to their fans on the platform.

Nivia gives back to the tech community by speaking at, chairing and attending tech conferences.

Her hobbies include: mentoring Black engineering leaders; reading; and enjoying life with her spouse Andre and their feline overlord Zuko.

You can find her on Twitter as @lanooba or on LinkedIn.

Your People: Structuring and developing your teams
04 Jan 2024 Conference session

Your People: Structuring and developing your teams

Nivia Henry
Nivia Henry
Welcome to LeadingEng New York 2023
09 Dec 2021 Conference session

Welcome to LeadingEng New York 2023

Nivia Henry
Nivia Henry
LeadingEng New York 2023 Wrap-up
08 Mar 2022 Article

LeadingEng New York 2023 Wrap-up

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Nivia Henry
10 min
Living in the future: How leading leaders is a lot like time travel
20 Jan 2022 Video

Living in the future: How leading leaders is a lot like time travel

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Nivia Henry
26 Jul 2021 45 mins Video
Cultivating effective cross-functional relationships
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Anjuan Simmons
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