M. Nicole Gattis is a native of Conway, South Carolina. Ms. Gattis was born on October 18, 1988 to H. Darlene Gattis and the late Marcus Gattis. Ms. Gattis graduated from Carolina Forest High School in 2007, the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History in 2011, and the Charlotte School of Law in 2014. Ms. Gattis has been a member of the South Carolina Bar since February 2015. Ms. Gattis enjoys traveling, having participated in the People-to-People Student Ambassador Program in High School and studied abroad at Swansea University in Wales, United Kingdom during Spring Semester 2010. In addition to traveling, Ms. Gattis enjoys spending time with her family and friends.