Nicole is a Design Lead at IDEO.org. She is a storyteller, visualizer, synthesizer, and maker with a particular passion for designing for women. She loves creating delightful experiences to connect people to services that will make their lives easier. As a communications designer, she is interested in designing solutions that overcome literacy barriers and exploring how branding can be more welcoming and impactful in developing countries.
Before working at IDEO.org, Nicole worked in branding and print design. She has a Bachelors of Graphic Design degree from North Carolina State University. A Southerner at heart, Nicole has an appreciation for rocking chairs, chicken biscuits, and warm hugs.