Heather Nicholson has served as the Program Manager for the UCCS Office of Veteran and Military Student Affairs since July 2012. She received a B.A. in Psychology and her Master's in Public Administration from UCCS. Prior to coming to Colorado, Heather served in the US Army and retired after twenty-one years serving in the Military Police Corps, in which she had multiple overseas and stateside assignments and deployments. Heather currently serves on the PRIDE committee, the Employee of the Quarter committee and is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the American Veterans for Equal Rights, the American College Personnel Association, the American Society for Public Administration and the Association of Veterans Education Certifying Officials. Heather is originally from Upstate New York and looks forward to serving and working with the UCCS and Colorado Springs communities.