Nicole Johnston joined Mote Marine Laboratory in May 2021. She was born and raised in sunny South Florida. Growing up she had a deep love for wildlife and adventure. She comes to us from the east coast with a background in animal care and handling. She started her career journey at The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society to become more involved in conservation efforts but soon realized she also had a passion for education. Nicole has joined our education team with a passion to inspire others to love and respect wildlife to help better understand the natural world.
B.S. in Public Health from Stetson University in DeLand, FL in 2019