Thresine Nichols is Executive Assistant to the Founding Director at the Center on Global Energy Policy. She has worked for Columbia University since 2012 in various roles including GreenNET Program Coordinator at Community Impact, Administrative Assistant at the Institute of African Studies, Coordinator at the Samberg Institute for Teaching Excellence, Program Manager at the Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life, and as Financial Assistant at the Earth and Environmental Engineering Department. Her educational background includes Geography, Energy and Environmental Policy, and International Relations.