Nichole Otte

Director of Workforce Development at Endress + Hauser


Nicole Otte is the Director of Workforce Development at Endress+Hauser USA located in Greenwood, IN. She partners within her organization to develop current workforce, as well as with state and national higher education institutions to develop future talent.

Prior to joining Endress+Hauser in 2019, Nicole spent 18 years in education. She was an Engineering and Technology high school teacher for 12 years in Columbus, IN. She taught Project Lead the Way Pre-Engineering, College & Careers, Construction, Architecture, and Geometry & Engineering.

Nicole then joined Central Nine Career Center (Greenwood, IN) in 2013 as the Assistant Director and later the CTE Director where she oversaw 27 varied programs in Manufacturing, Health Sciences, IT, Construction, Transportation, and Protective Services serving 9 partner high schools.

When she is not working, Nicole enjoys spending time with her family, the outdoors, designing, creating, making, and baking. Her family enjoys spending time at the beach and travelling.


Educational Specialist, Ed.S., Educational Leadership – Indiana State University

Master of Arts, M.A., Career and Technical Education – Ball State University

Bachelor of Science, B.S., Technology Education – Indiana State University