Director of Development
Nicole has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 15 years, with a focus on fundraising, events and relationship building. Prior to Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity, Nicole was the Executive Director at Acts Of Kindness Cabaret and Our Place. She also served as the Associate Director at the University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation.
Nicole has been heavily involved with nonprofits throughout Chicagoland: she was a founding board member at Impact 100 Chicago (now Impact Grants Chicago), a women’s collective giving organization that has awarded $100,000 grants to local nonprofits. She has also consulted with nonprofits throughout the city and helped develop several fundraising and advocacy campaigns.
Nicole holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Writing and a Master of Arts in Communication. She has run several marathons, is married with two children and loves baseball.