Nicole is a native of Pittsburgh and a graduate of University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Administration of Justice. She is the Operations Leader for Bunker Labs, Pittsburgh Chapter. She is the First Sergeant for the 911th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Coraopolis, Pennsylvania. She serves as the key enlisted advisor to the squadron commander on matters relating to the well-being, career enhancement and mission readiness of the enlisted force. She provides guidance to the squadron and group leadership concerning unit morale, discipline and order. Nicole has served in the United States Air Force for 20 years and has deployed and supported various campaigns throughout her career to include Operation SOUTHERN WATCH, Operation FREEDOM SENTINEL, Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, and the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations Center. In her civilian capacity, Nicole is an Income Maintenance Caseworker for the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. In her spare time Nicole reads, gardens and is an avid runner.