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Nicole Richards 

Nicole is a writer, story coach, founder and principal storyteller at North Star Narratives. She has been telling stories in and around the social change sector for nearly 15 years.

With a background in strategic communication and marketing, Nicole has worked across the non-profit, private and public sectors, writing for and consulting to start-ups, charities and non-profits, trusts and foundations, state and federal government departments and private corporations. Most recently she was Philanthropy Australia's inaugural Chief Storyteller.

She has interviewed high profile business leaders, entrepreneurs and philanthropists, next-generation change makers, medical researchers, celebrities, an astrophysicist and even a Nobel Peace Prize winner. 


An advocate for greater diversity and inclusion, Nicole is committed to surfacing the stories of people who often don't get a turn at the microphone. 

She is a skilled workshop presenter who makes best practice storytelling inspiring and accessible.  

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Our vision: A world where everyone's story matters
Our mission: Stories for good
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