Where are they now?
Nicola is the Head of Museums & Galleries at the University of Liverpool, a role she took up in May 2017. She is responsible for managing the museums and galleries department, which includes two Accredited museums and collections linked to the different University departments.
Nicola started her career in museums at the Harris Museum & Art Gallery in Preston as Collections Care Assistant whilst completing her MA in Art & Museum Management before moving to Leicestershire County Council to take up the role of Curator of Collections Care.
In 2009 Nicola moved back to the North West to work at the Atkinson Art Gallery and Botanic Gardens Museum in Southport as Museums & Galleries Officer. Following the major refurbishment of the Atkinson Art Gallery and Southport Arts Centre into The Atkinson, Nicola became Museum Manager and was part of a team responsible for developing the HLF funded museum galleries.