Nicole George was selected to serve as the 2017-2018 Sealaska Board Youth Advisor. Nicole received a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Pacific University Forest Grove, Oregon. In June 2018, she expects to earn a Masters of Environmental Studies, from Evergreen State College. Nicole is a Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholar and a 2012 Denny Wilcher Young Environmental Activist awardee, and college graduate. She is a Sealaska scholarship recipient and has interned with Sealaska in 2014, 2016, and 2017.
She was born in Angoon, Alaska, and raised in Juneau, Alaska. She is Tlingit.