PresenterPhotoNicholas DeFalco is the Director of Transfer Admission at North Central College in Naperville, IL.

Nicholas has worked within transfer admission since 2011. He has held leadership positions within the Private Illinois Colleges & Universities (PICU) organization since 2014, spending three years as Marketing Chair, two years as President, and is currently serving in the Past-President advisory role. The PICU organization is dedicated to supporting community college students transferring to 4-year private institutions in Illinois and recently conducted research on communication preferences among these students. He additionally serves as a member of the IACAC Transfer Advisory Committee, responsible for hosting professional development opportunities such as the Illinois Transfer Summit.  Nicholas holds a bachelor’s degree in History and Secondary Education, as well as a master’s degree in Higher Education Leadership from North Central College in Naperville, IL.