Nicole completed her undergraduate degree at Oregon State University in Exercise and Sports Science with an option in Athletic Training in 2009. She obtained her Athletic Training Certification upon graduation and then continued onto physical therapy school where she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Chapman University in 2012. She is certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and is also a Certified Clinical Instructor by the American Physical Therapy Association.
Nicole believes in empowering people through movement and exercise and enjoys working with all ability levels from the adolescent athlete to the retired weekend warrior. Her areas of interest include sports-related injuries, work injuries and post-operative rehabilitation.
Outside of her work as a physical therapist, she enjoys running, playing soccer, attending OSU and Timbers sporting events, and spending time with her husband and daughter.