As the Director of CCATT, Nicole builds trustee and regent capacity through professional development, board engagement, and connecting CCATT members to ongoing legislative issues and strategies coordinated by TACC.
Prior to this role, Nicole served on the Austin Community College District Board of Trustees and CCATT Board of Directors. She participated in the CCATT Legislative Committee and the Joint Legislative Committee between TACC, CCATT, and TCCTA for the 2021 legislative session. Additionally, Nicole served on the Austin Community College Foundation Board.
Nicole spent over five years as a Trustee for Austin Community College (ACC), after getting elected in 2016. ACC is classified as a Very Large College, with annual enrollment of over 70,000 students and more than 5,000 employees. In 2021, the ACC Board was honored with the Equity Award from the Association of Community College Trustees, recognizing exemplary commitment by a governing board to achieve equity in the college’s education programs and services and in the administration and delivery of those programs and services. Nicole was the first, and remains the only, ACC student to be elected to the college’s Board of Trustees.
Eversmann graduated from Austin Community College with an Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies and transferred to the University of Texas at Austin (UT) to complete a Bachelor of Arts in Government with a minor in Educational Psychology. In May 2022, Nicole graduated from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at UT with a Master’s in Public Affairs and earned the Dean’s Certificate in State & Local Finance.