Top 25 Minority Leaders
CEO and Managing Partner,
Nichols is chief executive officer of Amerigroup Corp. for the District of Columbia and Virginia. Her focus has been on improving preventive primary-care services. Before assuming her current positions, Nichols, 48, was selected as state director of the Arkansas Health Department by then-Gov. Bill Clinton. She also was chosen as an honoree by the National Congress of Black Women in 2005.