Nicole received her B.S. in Brain and Cognitive Sciences from the University of Rochester in 2020. During her undergraduate career, Nicole worked as a research assistant to Dr. David Dodell-Feder in the Social Cognition and Psychopathology Lab as well as to Dr. Lisa Starr in the Internalizing Disorders and Emotional Adjustment Lab. In 2020, Nicole joined the Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience (LBN) under Dr. Susan Resnick. Nicole primarily spends her time working on various projects with mentor Dr. Lori Beason-Held, imaging studies, and neuropsychological testing.