Nicole Matuska

Nicole Matuska is a freelance sports development consultant working with the British Council, the Premier League, and L’Association Marocaine Sport et Développement in Casablanca. Her independent project, the Women’s Leadership through Sports Initiative, Morocco, is funded by various non-governmental organization, foundations, and the US Embassy. She first arrived in Morocco in 2006 as a US Fulbright scholar, researching women’s football and filming a documentary on the same topic. Nicole graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois with a degree in Journalism and International Studies in 2006.

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