Nicole is an award-winning poet and filmmaker whose work captures the simple challenges and beauty of ordinary life. Nicole hails from Columbus, Ohio. She arrived in New Orleans in 1999 and never looked back. She holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in film from the University of New Orleans and a Bachelor of Communications degree in video production from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. Nicole co-owns Windowsill Pies, a Southern-style pie and tart company in New Orleans, where she lives with her husband and young daughter.
3rd place for “Mortgage"
Women’s National Book Association Writing Contest, 2016
La Cuoca (the cook) - CINE Golden Eagle Award
Neil and the Nun - Silver Award - Pelican d’Or Short Film Festival
Best Narrative Short - Ozone Film Festival
Honorable Mention - 52nd Columbus International Film Festival
Mississippi Sound Publishing