Nicola has worked for the IRFU since 2003. She has previously worked as Team Services Co-ordinator for various Ireland representative teams and served as Team Services Manager for the Ireland Team Summer Tour to North America in 2013.
Nicola was promoted to IRFU Team Services Manager in 2015. She has a background in HR, Event Management & PR.
The Ireland Women made a big statement on day 2 of the Dubai Sevens tournament, winning the Challenge Trophy after overcoming the USA and Spain - two teams that finished well ahead of them in last season's HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series.
Leinster Women's head coach Adam Griggs will use the leadership of Ireland centre Jenny Murphy and flanker Katie Norris to guide the province through the many pitfalls waiting for them against Connacht at Tuam RFC on Saturday (kick-off 2pm).