Nicole Brodeur is the Development Director of the Creative Minds Coalition and a producer of their flagship Story Pirates Changemakers program. Based in Portland, Oregon, Nicole serves on the board of Ars Nova, the Portland Area CSA Coalition, and the associate board of One Tail at a Time Portland. In addition to her role as a trustee of the Awesome Foundation Portland and Vegan chapters, Nicole is the Co-Chancellor of the Institute of Higher Awesome Studies. Nicole is an angel investor, focusing primarily on plant-based businesses. Her favorite animal is the moose.