Nicole is pursuing the Young Trustee position to focus Duke’s priorities towards technology, a global presence, and Durham relations. In working alongside the administration of a large public university, the federal government, and Duke Law, Nicole has grasped an understanding of the challenges in bureaucracy, issue analysis, and decision making. As a first-generation Colombian American and college graduate, Nicole values the importance of including diverse perspectives in discussions that shape the future of Duke. Nicole is confident that her experiences with ethics, law, and objectivity will effectively enable her to serve as a fiduciary of the university.
Nicole De Brigard