Aroostook Aspirations Initiative has a new Development and Communications Assistant. Nicole Duplessis is a 2012 graduate of Van Buren District Secondary School. She received her Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications degree from Husson University’s New England School of Communications. Most recently, Nicole worked as a reporter at WAGM-TV, where she was an intern prior to her senior year of college. She was also a freelance writer for The Star Herald and The Aroostook Republican during part of her college career.