Nikki Petrazzuolo Whitaker, M.A.
Nikki is Executive Vice President at The DeChristopher Group.
Nikki shapes the strategic marketing, operational, and development direction of The DeChristopher Group. With more than 10 years of employee benefits administration and public policy experience, she draws on proven leadership to drive company growth and ensures DeChristopher Group solutions improve employer and employee engagement.
Nikki’s specializations include the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), ERISA, COBRA and alternate funding. Nikki provides high-level consultancy and guidance to clients based on legislative updates, product and marketplace changes, audit readiness and technology solutions. Nikki is a Spanish speaker who directly assists clients with a dual language need. Nikki customizes written communications and conducts Open Enrollment meetings in English and Spanish.
Nikki is a Certified Healthcare Reform Specialist® and a member of SHRM. She received her Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service and her Masters in Public Policy from Georgetown University. Nikki is the Braddock District Representative of the Fairfax County Community Action Advisory Board (CAAB) helping to reduce poverty and homelessness in Northern Virginia. She is also an avid basketball fan, dedicated to the Georgetown Hoyas and New York Knicks. She enjoys spending time with her family and practicing Bikram yoga.