Nicole Brown is the fiscal specialist for the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University. Prior to joining the Institute, Brown worked at the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business as a business manager responsible for managing budgets for domestic and international offices. Brown also served as a senior financial analyst with Raytheon Company where she received her Six Sigma Certification. Brown earned both her bachelor’s degree in Communication and master’s degree in Management from the University of Maryland. In addition, Brown earned a Certificate of Accomplishment in Financial Management from the USDA Graduate School.