Nicole Bevilacqua is an NIET senior specialist for Texas. She has over 15 years' experience in education and has traveled the state of Texas and the country providing leadership training and support for organizational change, impact, and effectiveness for school leaders at all levels. Nicole has consulted on and authored school leadership curriculum, social/emotional learning curriculum, and workshops for emerging and seasoned leaders for over a decade.
Before joining NIET, Nicole was an elementary special education teacher, a master teacher, worked at the state level assisting districts with grant-funded school reform initiatives, coordinated organizational learning for Education Service Center, Region 13, in Austin, Texas, and ran her own coaching and consulting business. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in art history at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and her master's in educational administration at the University of Texas at Austin.