Bringing Science Home
Investigating the connection between chronic disease, family dynamics and optimistic living
Nicole served as the Executive Director for Bringing Science Home until 2017.
Students With Diabetes
Creating a community and connection point in local communities for young adults with diabetes
The dream of the organization began with the Nicole’s diagnosis in 1993. A college student at that time, Nicole was told to drop out of school, give up on her career dreams and live a predictable [boring] life. Nicole founded Students With Diabetes in 2010 as an initiative of Bringing Science Home. In 2015 Students With Diabetes was acquired by the Diabetes Empowerment Foundation and in 2018 Students With Diabetes was given to JDRF.
Diabetes Empowerment Foundation
Empowering people with diabetes to live positive, productive, limitless lives through all stages of life
Understanding the diabetes experience from the perspective of all audiences;
Utilizing the personal experiences of people living with diabetes to inform us of organizational direction;
Showing empathy and understanding for the challenges in the diabetes experience; and
Innovating and inspiring new ideas in diabetes.
Nicole serves as the Chairman of the Board for Diabetes Empowerment Foundation
Leadership & Consultancy
Organizations Nicole has been an integral part of as a leader or consultant
An accomplished public speaker on diabetes, determination and dealing with adversity
Speech topics can be customized to meet your needs and interests.