Nicole Yates, Senior Research Analyst & Applications Specialist

Nicole is proud to serve NSBE as the Senior Research Analyst and Applications Specialist. In this new role, she conducts training, produces original research, and coordinates with an external network of researchers who support NSBE's mission. Nicole originally joined the WHQ team as the Director of Membership in August of 2013.
Nicole holds a Master’s degree in Psychology from Stanford University. Her original thesis research focused on the dearth of women in STEM fields, an issue that personally concerns her. Nicole also completed her undergraduate degrees at Stanford (B.A., Psychology and B.A., Drama), where she participated in numerous activities including political advocacy, volunteer tutoring, and service-oriented trips. Prior to joining NSBE, Nicole served as an adjunct faculty member at Grand Canyon University in her hometown of Phoenix, Arizona.