Nicole Mathewson is a news director in the Christchurch newsroom overseeing the production of news, pictures and videos for The Press and stuff.co.nz
She began working for The Press in November 2010 as a breaking news reporter, helping provide immediate coverage during major events like the Pike River mine explosion and the Christchurch 2011 earthquake.
She joined the newspaper's general reporting team in July 2011 as a crime and police reporter, before moving to the health round in September 2012.
She completed a Bachelor of Arts at Canterbury University, majoring in mass communication and American studies, followed by a Diploma in Journalism at Canterbury in 2010.
- The Press