Dr. Nicole Ausmer also known as Dr. Aus. wants to live in a world where people give their best, walk with purpose and dance on beat.
With more than 10 years of experience in student development, leadership education and high ROI programming, Nicole currently serves as the Director of Student Activities & Leadership Development. Nicole works collaboratively with students, faculty, and staff to create dynamic student experiences that serve as the cornerstone for engagement. Nicole is an advocate for students and a champion for diversity. She is a 3-time graduate of the University of Cincinnati with degrees in Psychology and Education. She is an adjunct in the Organizational Leadership Department and contributes to the SALD Leadership Certificate curriculum. She is also an on and off contributor to about 10 blogs that she has started over the last 10 years.
When she is not on campus supporting student programming, you can find her reading the latest book for her book club, playing Just Dance with her family, binge watching Netflix or going for a struggle run. She is an avid sports fan and cheers loud and proud for her teams. Go Bearcats. Go Bengals and Go Lakers.
She is currently working on a fiction book that she believes will be bigger than Harry Potter and Twilight put together. When it is complete she will make a Facebook post about it. Nicole lives by the words, Give More. Do More. Be More.