Nichol Luoma is Vice President of University Business Services and holds the University Sustainability Operations Officer position. Luoma is a first generation college graduation and has nearly two decades global business operations leadership experience. She oversees multiple operations at Arizona State University including supply chain (procurement and materials management), auxiliaries, employee health, parking and transit, sustainability practices, risk management, physical security initiatives, emergency management, and environment health & safety.
Luoma has been a resident of the Phoenix metro area for over 25 years. She graduated summa cum laude from ASU’s W. P. Carey School of Business and Barrett, the Honors College with a bachelor’s degree in supply chain management. She was further recognized as an undergraduate as ASU W. P. Carey School of Business Outstanding Graduating Senior. Luoma holds an Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Duke University and was honored at Duke as a Fuqua Scholar. She was appointed to the Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) in 2021 and is a Past President (2018-2019) of the National Association of Educational Procurement (NAEP). Nichol is also a faculty member for NAEP and WACUBO.