Since the age of three, Nicole studied locally at Denise Buote Dance Studio in Brockton. At ten years old, she began taking master classes in Boston and New York City. She has competed nationally and danced in a music video. Along with many theater productions on the South Shore, she has also performed on numerous occasions with the Brockton Symphony Orchestra. Nicole has taught for dance studios in Brockton, Scituate, and Weymouth. She is a member of the prestigious Dance Teachers Club of Boston as well as the Greater Brockton Dance Teachers’ Association, where she is the current Secretary for the third term. Nicole continues to take dance classes herself, as she loves to stay up to date with the current trends in dance education! Nicole loves spending her summers with her AFY/AFT family and can’t wait to come back for her ninth year!