Nicole is currently a junior at the Academy for Science and Design, and she plans to pursue a career in Computer Science and Software Engineering. Besides taking several computing courses, such as Java, Python, HTML/CSS, C++, and CAD, she has shown her appreciation for STEM through several programs like BAE Women in Technology, FOCUS by BAE Systems, and Science Olympiad. Nicole is also currently working on a solution to improve students' time management skills through the use of technology, specifically with mobile applications. In addition to participating in STEM-related extracurriculars and working on computing projects, she is also involved in her community through volunteering and stewardship, as well as tutoring math students at her school and mentoring First Lego League teams. Nicole also plays piano as a hobby and has competed in several events, where she won 3rd in New England for the Classical category.