Nicole grew up in Deer Park and moved to the Chewelah area in 2009. She started in the valley School District in 2011 as a para educator in the K-8 building. She has been with her husband, Derrick for 10 years and they married in June 2019. Together they have one son, Owen, who is 5 years old and full of energy. He will be starting Kindergarten this year. After being a stay-at-home mom for 4 years, Nicole started her journey at Paideia High School as a para educator in 2018. and looks forward to another great year!