Nicole Tallman - Poetry Ambassador
Nicole Tallman serves as the Poetry Ambassador for Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava, a position she has held since April 2021. In this role, Nicole created the County's very-first Poet Laureate program and works alongside the Poet Laureate to celebrate and elevate poetry and poets, connect community, and promote literacy and learning. Nicole is the author of three poetry collections: Something Kindred, Poems for the People, and Fersace. She also serves as Poetry and Interviews Editor for The Blue Mountain Review and an Associate Editor for South Florida Poetry Journal.