Nicole Westerfield is director of Tulane School of Liberal Arts academic and communication initiatives. She oversees the strategic planning and budgeting for the school's digital and print assets and is the editorial director for the School of Liberal Arts biannual magazine. Nicole works as the staff liaison for the undergraduate curriculum committee, as well as faculty academic leaves, faculty/student awards, and events. Before joining Tulane in 2006, she worked in New York at Media Logic as the Operations and Training Manager and as an Account Executive at News America Marketing. A New Orleans native, Nicole received her master’s degree from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland, and bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina.