Leisha Nicol is Director of Investor Education at OCC where she oversees The Options Industry Council’s marketing program including advertising initiatives, webinars, email campaigns and a host of other projects that promote OIC’s offerings to its target audiences. She also serves as a member of the OIC Roundtable.
In 2007, Ms. Nicol joined The Options Clearing Corporation as a Corporate Communications Analyst. In 2011, she was promoted to OIC’s Marketing Manager prior to transitioning to her current role. An 18-year veteran of the communications industry, Ms. Nicol’s areas of expertise includes integrated marketing, digital/print communications, advertising and event planning. She has held marketing positions with WNUA-FM Radio; WLS-AM Radio; Flowers Communications Group and Recycled Paper Greetings.
Ms. Nicol is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles where she received a BA in Communications Studies with an emphasis in Mass Communications. She also obtained a master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Graduate School where she completed a specialized program in Radio, Television and Film Production.