Nicole Patel

Nicole Patel

Chief People Officer

Nicole has helped grow Lucid’s staff by 500%, accepted a NOLA Top Work Places award, and established the People Department. Earlier, Nicole spent 15 years in human resources across multiple industries. After working in corporate financial benefits at Baker Hughes, she spent the next 12 years in financial services at Lehman Brothers and Neuberger Berman. Ultimately, Nicole left financial services and moved to New Orleans and has been at Lucid ever since. Nicole holds a B.S. in human resource management (Louisiana State University).