Nichole has been a preschool/kindergarten teacher since 2005. She is the Director at the Boise State University Children’s Center. In 2009, she earned her M.A. in Early Childhood Education from West Virginia University and in 2005, a B.A. in Early Childhood Studies from Boise State University. She holds the following certifications: National Board Certified Early Childhood Generalist, Idaho Blended Early Childhood Certificate, and Illinois Master Teaching Certificate in Early Childhood Teaching. In addition to being a NAEYC member, she is a member of the North American Reggio Emilia Alliance.