Nicole Vap is the Director of Investigative Journalism at 9NEWS in Denver. She leads 9Wants to Know, a team of award winning reporters and producers who investigate government corruption, questionable business practices, crime and scams targeting the people of Colorado. Hoors for Nicole and her team include a 2011 Columbia DuPont Silver Baton for excellence in journalism, numerous regional Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards along with recognition from the Colorado Broadcasters Association and the Associated Press. Nicole is a newsroom leader at 9NEWS, working hard to further the strategic plans of Denver’s No. 1 news station. She’s also active in the community, serving on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Freedom of Information Coalition and the Denver Metro Crime Stoppers organization.