Nicole is the Founder and CEO of Queen City Certified (QCC), the first employer certification and leadership program for gender equity in the US workplace.
Before launching QCC as a 2018 People’s Liberty Haile Fellow, she developed and implemented design and brand strategy for mission-driven organizations around the globe, including Franciscans International and Partners In Health.
In 2015, Nicole joined Design Impact as a Social Innovation Specialist, leading change-makers through the human-centered design process.
She now leverages her experience as a problem solver to facilitate systems change in the workplace.
Nicole holds a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design from the University of Cincinnati and a Master of Arts from Suffolk University.