Nicole Ofiesh, PhD

Trustee

Nicole Ofiesh, Ph.D. is a cognitive behavioral scientist with expertise in learning. She intersects this knowledge with an understanding of context and culture to research and teach how people learn. She believes teaching individuals about the cognition and the brain is critical to success in the 21st century. She is Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Potentia Institute working on the development of tools, courses and solutions to help individuals become self aware of how their brains work and solutions to drive success across the lifesapn. Dr. Ofiesh is Executive Director of Stanford’s Schwab Learning Center and the author of Teaching for the Lifespan Corwin (2016), as well as many book chapters and journal articles.