Nicole earned her BS from Stonehill College in Massachusetts and entered her career in finance in 2009. After working for Eastern Bank in Boston as her first job out of undergraduate school, Nicole moved to New York and continued her career at Fitch Ratings where she started focusing on energy and power project finance. During her five years at Fitch, she was accepted into NYU Stern’s part time MBA program. Over the next two and a half years she balanced work and education until she graduated with a Master’s in Finance and Economics. Nicole continued her focus on renewable energy finance at Rabobank before joining Credit Suisse. At Credit Suisse, Nicole acted as a Team Lead for the Power, Project Finance and Metals and Mining credit risk group before accepting a role in the Enterprise Valuation Group covering all corporate sectors. During September 2020, Nicole welcomed the addition of her son, Jack, and has continued to walk the line of mother and finance professional since that day.