Nicola started her career playing for the Lionesses at the age of 10. She played for the Lionesses until the age of 22 and also represented the Arsenal Ladies Academy. Nicola qualified as a coach with Millwall Community Trust at the age of 16 and has gone on to get a BA Honours degree in Physical Education and Sport. Nicola left Millwall for 10 years to pursue her career and gain further experience overseas in America, as well as working for other football trusts around London and teaching PE in a Secondary School. Nicola is now back at Millwall Community Trust as part of the Schools and Sports participation team.