Nicole is a Principal and Director of Administration at Gibson. She is accountable for oversight of the employee benefits operations team leaders, including monitoring performance standards and implementing strategic plans. She provides them with guidance and support for delivering the Gibson Client Experience and achieving the strategic goals of the agency and clients. Additionally, Nicole is responsible for the health and wellbeing strategic leadership for Gibson’s clients. She is also a member of Gibson’s Board of Directors.
She is a Certified Wellness Practitioner, Certified Intrinsic Coach, a licensed Thriving Workplace Culture Consultant™, and is the only health and wellness professional in Indiana and Michigan to be certified by the Care Innovations Validation Institute. The Validation Institute Certification indicates an understanding of population health metrics and an ability to assess the validity of reports and claims made by the healthcare and wellness industries.
Nicole is a past president of the Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI) and has served as a member of the Executive Board of Advisors for the WCI since 2004. She is a frequent speaker at local, state, and national conferences including the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Indiana Chamber of Commerce Annual Wellness Summit, and is a guest lecturer at Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).
Prior to joining Gibson in 2008, Nicole was the Vice President of Sales for Principal Wellness Company in Indianapolis. While at Principal, she held several positions including At-Risk Consultant, At-Risk Intervention Manager, and Account Executive. She began her career with the Hammond Clinic at the NiSource Corporate Wellness Center in Merrillville, Indiana. Her responsibilities included developing, implementing, and overseeing corporate wellness initiatives.
- Certified Wellness Practitioner
- Certified Intrinsic Coach® (CIC)
- Past President, Wellness Council of Indiana
- Volunteer, American Diabetes Association
- Health Risk Management
- Cultural Assessment
- Indiana State University | Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science