Nichole Berge has over 12 years of experience in the Emergency Service field, managing a vast spectrum of cases, ranging from trauma and medical to pediatric surprises. As a dedicated educator, Nichole’s focus is shaping the minds of the next generation as a full-time Lecturer at Utah Valley University’s Emergency Services Department. In parallel, she continues her hands-on work in the field as a Firefighter/Paramedic for the North Fork Fire Department.
With an unwavering commitment to academic excellence, Nichole is on the cusp of completing her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration with a focus on Educational Leadership. Her academic portfolio also includes a Master’s in Public Safety and a BS in Emergency Services Administration. Nichole can also proudly claim she’s nearly mastered the art of instructing the EMS alphabet, with Instructor certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALS, PHLS, AMLS, GEMS… you get the idea. On a more serious note, these acronyms represent her profound expertise and dedication to emergency care instruction.
Amid the dynamic pace of her profession, and in tandem with her husband’s parallel career journey, Nichole cherishes the delightful pandemonium brought by her lively clan of 7 children and 10 grandchildren. Given a moment’s respite, you will spot her either scaling the mountains or skiing down them. And occasionally, she might just be found sneaking off to the ocean of her childhood, seeking those rare, tranquil moments of solace.