Nicole joined WPI in 2017, as a department administrative assistant for Computer Science, and joined Sponsored Programs in 2020. She supports specific faculty with complicated grant loads. Before coming to WPI, Nicole taught middle school. She has a BA in History from UMass Dartmouth, with a concentration in European History and Islamic Studies. Outside of WPI, you'll find her at her daughters' softball games and dance recitals, or serving on the state operating board of Massachusetts Destination Imagination, where she serves as Affiliate Finals Tournament Director, which is held at WPI annually in the spring.