Nicole Patrick is a singer/songwriter, actress, animal activist and the lead singer of Avalon Road. She was born and raised in New York and attended The Juilliard School at 17 for Opera. She is the founder and president of Chic Chien Chateau, a boutique non profit rescue that saves dogs from high kill shelters throughout America. She has appeared in various television productions such as All My Children, 30 Rock, Gossip Girl and has been in films directed by the likes of Woody Allen, Wes Craven and Marc Lawrence. Nicole has volunteered through the world rehabilitating wild animals and education locals on conservation. She is an ambassador for The Red Panda Network.