Danni Derrickson serves as the Intake Counselor for NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania (NWWPA). A Pennsylvania transplant with roots on the opposite coast, Danni grew up in the Pacific Northwest. She graduated from the University of Washington Tacoma in 2018 with a degree in communication.
Before making the move to Pittsburgh and joining the NWWPA ranks, Danni worked as a reporter for a family-owned newspaper in Carbon County, PA. She spent two years covering municipal meetings, small-town events, and local human-interest stories.
In her spare time, Danni enjoys thrift shopping, watching Studio Ghibli films, and making very average paintings.