Welcome Nicole Redford, Program Manager for Higher

Today is Nicole’s first day! Nicole Redford joins us from Raleigh, North Carolina. Nicole has spent the last few years with USCRI as the Employment Coordinator overseeing six staff working in four programs: Matching Grant, Refugee Assistance Program, Targeted Assistance Grant, and the Cuban Haitian programs. She started the agency’s first job upgrade program securing grants and private donations. She has also worked with refugees across the spectrum of service areas as the Youth Coordinator for the International Rescue Committee in NYC, and as the Program Manager for Art for Refugees in Transition (A.R.T.) for three years. Nicole has a Master’s in Global Affairs from NYU where she focused on Human Rights.

Please join us in welcoming Nicole!


  1. Ruslan Maksutov says:

    Congratulations, Nicole! It was awesome to have you at USCRI and we will miss you dearly. Best of luck in your new position.

  2. Carrie Thiele says:

    Welcome, Nicole! You’re joining a great team and a supportive network. I look forward to seeing Higher continue onward and upward!

  3. Leon Shoats says:

    Congratulations Nicole! Best wishes for success in your new position..

  4. congratulations Nicole,

  5. Congratulations!!!

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