Nicole is currently the Chief Operations Officer at the McGaw YMCA. She holds a master’s degree from the Stanford University School of Graduate Education. Nicole has over 20 years of experience in education as a teacher, administrator, and Executive Director. Nicole was the Executive Director of Garfield Charter School in Redwood City, California, a community school serving grades PreK -8th, before returning to Evanston. She is also the founding Director of the University of Chicago Charter School, Donoghue Campus, a Pre-K through 5th grade school focused on creating educational equity. Nicole’s son has been at Roycemore since Pre-K and is now a Middle School student.