Nicole was born in Birmingham, Alabama and reared in Greenville, Georgia. She moved to Baldwin County in 1992 and attended Robertsdale High School. Nicole graduated from the University of South Alabama with a Bachelor of Arts degree in both English and History.
She began a career in real estate in 1998 in the rental department of Meyer Real Estate and continued in the sales department of Ono Realty in 2001. Nicole has been employed by Claud Clark, III, P.C. since 2003 as an assistant to Claud. She has worked exclusively on conservation and historical easement appraisals since 2008.