Associate Director of Development, Parent and Family Philanthropy
Nicole Sparks joined University Advancement in 2018. As associate director of development for parent and family philanthropy, Sparks is responsible for raising awareness and garnering support for The LMU Society, LMU's annual giving society, and the Parents Fund. She returned to the university after several years of working in the sports and entertainment industry, where she was responsible for marketing some of the largest pay-per-view events in sports history.
She earned a bachelor's degree from LMU in 2011. In her free time, Sparks enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to concerts, and traveling with her husband Tyler.