Prior to joining CASA OC, Nicole had a 15+ year career in the Finance Industry. Nicole started her career in Sydney, Australia working for Allianz Global Investors. She worked as an Analyst/Portfolio Manager in the Publicly Traded Real Estate (REIT) Sector. In 2005, she moved to the US to work as an Analyst for Green Street Advisors in Newport Beach. In 2006, she was instrumental in starting up the Money Management Arm of Green Street, Green Street Investors and she ran that for 8.5 years.
Over the last 10 years, Nicole has been involved in a number of non-profits in Orange County, namely the Junior League of OC, CASA OC (Friends of CASA), the CJ Hubbard Foundation and the Food Bank of OC (the Harvesters). Her background in philanthropy has centered on fundraising. Nicole relates and focuses her attention on charities that are affiliated with helping families and specifically children that are in need.
Nicole is a graduate of the University of Sydney. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Japanese and German) and a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance and Marketing). Nicole’s interests include traveling, fashion, trying new cuisine and spending time with her family. Nicole lives in Newport Beach with her husband and three children.