Nicole’s passion for dance began at the age of 3. Her formal dance training was with Dancenter of New York Mills, NY under the direction of Carrie Putrello. At age 11 she performed with the Moscow Ballet Company in their performance of the Nutcracker. She competed at many competitions including New York City Dance Alliance, Starpower, Dance Explosion, Dance Co. and others across the state. After high school she continued her passion for dance while also achieving her bachelor’s degree in Nursing. To maintain her dance training, Nicole has attended many local dance intensives and classes at Broadway Dance Center in NYC.She was the director of choreography for the Miss Syracuse Organization, and affiliate of the Miss America Organization. The last two years Nicole was a member of the Lady Knight Dance Team performing for our Syracuse Silver Knight soccer team.