Nicole lives in Greater Sudbury, a beautiful northern city surrounded by 330 lakes. With an undergraduate degree in Health Promotion and a master’s degree in Interdisciplinary Health, currently Nicole works as a Health Promoter with Public Health Sudbury & Districts, supporting evidence-informed planning and practice in vaccine preventable disease, control of communicable infectious disease, Health Babies Healthy Children and vision screening programs.
For 15 years prior, Nicole worked as Regional Coordinator, Cancer Screening at the Northeast Regional Cancer Centre. She was responsible for leading the public engagement of under/never screened priority populations, addressing barriers to screening, improving access to and participation in provincial breast, cervical, colorectal and lung cancer screening programs.
She is innovative and passionate about health promotion and strives to make her community a healthier place to live. Outside of work, Nicole enjoys the outdoors, yoga and being active with her husband and three boys.