Nicole is the Senior Director of Gene Therapy Services with bluebird bio. Her department is the primary point of contact for the Center of Excellence (COE) interfaces for the collection of patient cells, manufacture of drug product, and operational execution of patient treatments. Her team also owns building and supporting the global systems required to coordinate patient treatments and traceability of patient cells. Prior to bluebird bio, Nicole spent 14 years at Genentech/Roche in various leadership roles within Supply Chain. She spent 6 years at a large-scale biologics manufacturing site before moving to global where she led S&OP and demand planning for North America and eventually moved to lead international external supply chains. Nicole also has extensive ERP implementation experience. She has her degree from the University of California, Davis and is CPIM certified. Nicole is passionate about (women) leadership and ensuring people recognize and know their value.