Nicole Higgins graduated from Garfield High School in Seattle, Washington, in 2002.
Nicole brings a wealth of experience to her role as Capital Campaign Director at Seattle Academy, a highly regarded independent school in Seattle, where she has been dedicated since 2019. Prior to joining the academic sector, Nicole spent 13 years in the banking industry, with her most recent position being a Branch Manager at U.S. Bank for six years.
Her commitment to diversity and community engagement was evident during her tenure at U.S. Bank, where she played a pivotal role in launching the bank’s first African American Business Resource Group in the Washington region. This innovative networking group focused on fostering leadership skills among employees while making meaningful contributions to both the company and local communities. Nicole's passion for financial education also led her to lead financial literacy courses in the Seattle School District, empowering students in grades 6-12 to take control of their financial future.