Nicole LaMar began as our Advancement Services Manager in the Development Office at Columbus Academy on April 6, 2020. She most recently worked as a travel planner for Cruise Planners and has over 20 years of experience working in data and search analysis and management. Nicole has previously served as associate director and data analyst of advancement operations at Ohio Wesleyan University, search associate for AGB Search and Academic Search, as well as a senior research analyst at OWU. She obtained a B.A. and M.A. in political science from the University of Toledo. Nicole has two sons, Grant and Drake, and she enjoys live sporting events and music, as well as hiking, camping and backpacking outdoors.

Nicole's favorite thing about Columbus Academy
"The people. But I'm looking forward to finding many more favorite things as I begin my career with CA."

Favorite food/places to eat
"A local hole in the wall with great food always tops the list."

Little-known fact about Nicole
"I love being in the woods - hiking, camping, backpacking - I'm often tempted to live off-grid."

  • B.A. University of Toledo , Political Science
  • M.A. University of Toledo , Political Science