Duke Leadership Academy Scholars Profile
Title: Director of K-12 Diversity Pipeline Programs
Senior Management Area: Nicholas School of Environment
Class Year: 2018
Dr. Nicolette Cagle is a dedicated ecologist, environmental educator, and environmental communicator. She applies her passion for these disciplines both as a Lecturer in the Nicholas School of the Environment (NSOE) at Duke University, where she teaches and conducts research, and as a volunteer for local environmental organizations. In addition, Dr. Cagle serves as the Director of NSOE K-12 Diversity Pathways Programs, Director of the Environmental Science Summer Program at Duke, and Director of the NSOE Communications Studio. Dr. Cagle is also a certified NAI Interpretive Trainer and North Carolina Environmental Educator. She has also earned certificates in the North Carolina Botanic Garden Native Plant Studies and Kamana I Naturalist programs. She is currently pursuing the Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA).