Nicole is originally from Boston, Massachusetts and obtained her BS from UMass Dartmouth. Before dental school she worked as a dental assistant and Office Manager which helped her understand the field of dentistry and give her an edge in dental school. Nicole loves to travel; this is her biggest passion. She has already visited every state on the East and West Coast. She is eager to finally road trip across the country and travel the world. Nicole loves animals; some have even given her the nickname, "Animal Whisperer" as animals typically flock around her. Fun fact: Nicole can hula five hoops at one time!