Payton Iheme and Christian Nunes

Payton Iheme is Bumble’s Head of Public Policy for the Americas and is lending her expertise

to focus on issues across community building, online safety, diversity and equity, data

privacy, the digital economy, small business, and public/private partnerships.


Christian F. Nunes, MBA, MS, LCSW, became NOW president in August 2020. She was

previously appointed Vice President by the board in May 2019. As the second African

American president in the organization’s history, Nunes is leading the organization through an

intersectional lens, bringing a diverse coalition of grassroots activists to work against

structural sexism and racism.