Nicole grew up riding horses In Northern California At a young age. There she worked with some of the best trainers in barrel racing, show, and performance training.
Some of the trainers included are Jeanette Rose, Leanne Lacy, Becker Stables, Doran Show Stables, and Copple Show Stables.
Nicole went to Chico State and received her Bachelors Degree in Agricultural Buisness. While she was at school she started training and managing show horses at Spring Valley Ranch, in Butte Valley California. This continued for many years, there Nicole received a wealth of knowledge towards her training career.
Nicole has won championships in many disciplines as well as Regional and National titles.
With the help of her husband Nicole has relocated to her own training facility in Salem Oregon.