Nichole Coscia of Wakefield, Massachusetts, has won many awards through athletics and academics. During her years at Wakefield Memorial High School, Nichole Coscia earned accolades in three separate sports. As a four-year member of the varsity girls’ ice hockey team, Nichole Coscia was voted an All-Star every year, All-League twice, and was a Captain her senior year. She was also on the elite women’s ice hockey team Chelmsford Lions, which won two national championships.

Playing two years on the varsity field hockey team, Nichole Coscia was voted to the All-Star team both years and the All-League team one year. As a member of the lacrosse team, she earned Most Improved Player of the Year honors. Due to her all-around athletic success, Nichole Coscia won the Distinguished Athlete Award from the U.S. Marine Corps after her senior year.

While attending the John F. Welch College of Business at Sacred Heart University, Nichole Coscia earned Dean’s list honors in 2009. Also during the spring of 2009, Nichole Coscia volunteered her services as an Income Tax Assistant with VITA, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. Working her way through the Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced VITA/TCE certified training, the IRS recognized Nichole Coscia’s effort by awarding her the Outstanding Public Service Award in April 2009.

Utilizing her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, experience with VITA, and a finance internship with Securitas Security Services USA, Inc., Nichole Coscia is currently working toward a Master of Business Administration. Seeking additional athletic accomplishments, Nichole Coscia is also training for the Warrior Dash, a three-mile obstacle course involving water, fire, mud, and climbing walls.


Field and Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Running

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Apr 2010

Field Examiner / Credit Union Auditor

National Credit Union Administration

Examined and supervised credit unions while maintaining contact with management and board of directors. Ensured that all Bank Secrecy Act policies were being implemented properly. Reviewed credit union policies, procedures, business/strategic plans, lending practices, financial statements, and annual audits.

Feb 2009 - May 2009

Finance Intern

Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.

Reviewed monthly and weekly profit and loss statements for branch. Worked with Branch Manager on trends and budgets for Stamford Office. Analyzed general ledger and ensured that expenses were allocated to correct departments and job numbers.

Jan 2009 - May 2009

Volunteer Income Tax Assistant

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

Interviewed tax payers and completed an intake review sheet. Reviewed taxpayer documents and applied appropriate figures to complete accurate returns for filing. Completed VITA/TCE training through IRS program (basic through advanced).

Jun 2005 - Apr 2007


Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department

Prepared fuel adjustment charges charts for General Manager to include in monthly reports. Purchase orders.  Allocated expenses to correct departments and categories. Received payments from public and applied to correct accounts in system. Prepared refund checks for deposits of customers terminating service.


Nov 2010 - Present


Chancellor University, Jack Welch Management Institute
Sep 2005 - May 2009


Sacred Heart University, John F. Welch College of Business

  • 3.05 GPA
  • Dean's List 2009 
  • Received Outstanding Public Service Award in April of 2009 from the IRS for participation in the VITA program while attending SacredHeartUniversity.