Nicole L. Sohm


Nicole’s mission at Christenson Advisors is to exceed client expectations through demonstrated excellence in the recruiting process – from search strategy and research to candidate development, client management and business development. To accomplish this mission, she follows her passion for recruitment to form the ‘ideal match.’

Nicole manages engagements for Christenson Advisors (CA) West Coast search practice in the firm’s Sacramento office. As a Principal, Nicole is responsible for developing and managing client relationships, business development, and search execution.

Nicole has over 10 years of experience in recruiting within the Real Estate industry. Prior to joining CA, Nicole was the Human Resources Generalist/Recruiter for USA Properties Fund, Inc., a multi-billion dollar real estate developer and property management company. There, she worked with over 100 hiring managers on the redevelopment of the internal recruiting processes and procedures to better serve the immediate and long-term talent needs for USA.

Before USA, Nicole was employed by Sacramento Housing & Redevelopment Agency, a joint County and City organization, as Housing Authority Supervisor of Resident Development Programs. There she managed the public housing property management staff recruiting and on-the-job training and development.

Nicole began her recruiting career as a Senior Staffing Consultant with Randstad USA, an international staffing agency. There she worked with her many clients, developing an expertise in recruiting for multiple industries.

Nicole received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a Minor in Sports Management from University of California – Santa Barbara.