Lunar Craters



Nikole Sheaffer
Senior Director of STEM Education
Carnegie Science Center

Nikole Sheaffer joined Carnegie Science Center in March 2021 as Senior Director of STEM Education. Nikole has had a variety of career experiences in the nonprofit, corporate, and education sectors. In her most recent position as Chief Innovation and Outreach Officer at the Environmental Charter School, Nikole was an educational designer and systems architect, and pushed opportunities for innovative teaching and learning to the front and center of educational reform conversations in the City of Pittsburgh. She has worked alongside green professionals to design, advocate, and implement high performing, green, and healthy schools for students and teachers while working holistically to transform school cultures into eco-literate communities of learners and doers.