director and office manager
Nickole Conyngham is a 2002 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School and a 2006 graduate of Elizabethtown College where she studied Business Administration.
While in college, Nickole spent four years as a student worker in the office of admissions and also completed an internship with fashion designer Heike
Jarick in New York City. After college, Nickole worked in retail management with JCPenney and then as a Regional Manager for L’Occitane.
After wanting a change in career path and having a desire to give back to the community, Nickole joined the First Generation College Bound team in 2010
and has been working as the Director and Office Manager. With her background in business and management, Nickole is instrumental in leading all administrative
tasks for the organization and has developed many practices used by the organization today. She most enjoys managing the grants and funding for the organization
and the relationships that she has created with funders, other organizations, donors, and individuals in the community.