Nicole first found EWG in 2005 as a new mom searching for information to protect her children’s health. In 2011, she transitioned out of a career in digital marketing and came to work for EWG as the organization’s grants manager. In 2018, she helped launch EWG’s new children’s health initiative and now acts as the program’s senior editor. Prior to EWG, Nicole was the digital marketing director for a web design and online advertising agency in Portland, Oregon and was the co-founder of a regional parenting magazine. Nicole has a BS in Psychology and an MBA from Washington State University. She now lives with her two children on a little island near Seattle.