Dir of Employee Health & Wellbeing, UW Health
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Nicole has over 10 years of experience working in health care. She started her career as a bedside nurse at UW Health in Madison, WI on a cardiac intensive care unit. While working full-time, she obtained her Master’s Degree in Nursing Administration from Edgewood College. This education led to a promotion where she worked with a team to design and coordinate an innovative cardiac program. Nicole’s genuine interest in leading and developing people led to a unique opportunity to lead as the Director of Employee Health and Wellbeing at UW Health. In this role, she oversees strategic planning and programming that is offered to the over 17,000 employees at UW Health. Nicole has a personal interest in developing and implementing programs that support women in the workplace. She believes that work culture, individual health and wellbeing are key elements of job satisfaction and overall wellness.