Nicole hails from Ogdensburg, New Jersey but spent the last nine years in Washington, DC, where she attended American University and double-majored in Theater Arts and Journalism. After graduating, she began working in the box office at Arena Stage and freelance directing throughout DC. She's spent the last four years working in the School of Communication at American University as the Film & Media Arts and Journalism departments' Academic Program Assistant. She supported those departments by scheduling their classes, hiring adjuncts, and managing the department budgets and faculty events. In her free time, Nicole enjoys producing shows with friends in music and theater festivals in DC and NYC. She also enjoys cooking, going to museums, and binge-watching British baking shows.