Assistant Outreach Coordinator, GEAR UP, Workforce & Community Development
Degree Information:Bachelor’s degree in social studies secondary education, University of Wyoming
Professional Experience:Nicole was born and raised in Green River, Wyo., where she graduated from Green River High School. She attended the University of Wyoming for two years followed by a year as a national exchange student at California State University-Chico. She then took outreach courses toward her degree while living in Anchorage, Alaska.
Upon finishing student teaching at East High School in Cheyenne, Nicole began working with GEAR UP at Laramie County Community College in 2007. She now works as a GEAR UP Assistant Outreach Coordinator with a primary focus on programming for high school students after having spent a year doing junior high school programming.
Nicole is working on a Master of Science degree in School Counseling through the University of Wyoming.
Nicole plans to continue working in education and enjoys working with students to help them realize their potential and reach their goals so that they may live the life they choose.