Nichole is currently the Associate Director for the Office of International Student and Scholars at Lehigh University. Originally from Kentucky, Nichole has worked in Massachusetts for the last 10 years in various positions. Most recently as International Scholar and Student Advisor at University of Massachusetts Amherst and previously J-1 Administrator at MIT. She recently held the Scholar Regbud position on the Region XI team. Nichole holds a BA in International Affairs from Murray State University and a MA in Intercultural Relations from Lesley University. She loves hiking, coffee, and general meandering.