Kathryn Nicholson is a graduate of the Bauer Honors Program at the University of Houston. She studied Finance and completed the Certified Financial Planning curriculum. She is currently pursuing her CFP® designation. She currently holds her Series 6 and 63 licenses. Kathryn also graduated from the Summer Venture in Management Program (SVMP) at Harvard Business School in 2017.
Away from the office, Kathryn is a member of ROC for h.e.r., the Young Professionals Organization associated with The Women's Fund. She was recognized as The Women's Fund's Rookie of the Year in 2019. She was formally Vice-Chair of the Bauer College Young Professionals Board, serving for a total of 3 years. She was also Vice Director of National Recruiting for the Harvard Business School Summer Venture in Management Program Alumni Association, helping lead a team of 10 recruiters to share SVMP among undergraduates and encourage application.
Kathryn is a native of the Rio Grande Valley where she spent her childhood playing soccer, performing in local theater, and helping her grandmother's small business. She's married to Will Nicholson, Jr., an Airline Captain for a regional airline. He's been flying for nearly a decade and has a passion for aviation and philanthropy. They recently adopted their first dog, Abilene, a Great Pyrenees. They love to travel and their goal is to travel to every continent together.
She's an avid reader and coffee enthusiast, on a mission to visit every local coffee shop in Houston, and when she travels. Some of her favorite books include Tuesday's with Morrie, The Last Lecture, and classics such as Pride and Prejudice.