QPI Site Support Advocate
Nicole Holt joined the Quality Parenting Initiative team in 2021 after working alongside the QPI efforts in Riverside County, California since 2018. Nicole and her husband, Skyler, have fostered children since 2016 and have mentored biological families, youth, and resource families alike. Nicole plays an active role within her community as an advocate for at-risk youth and in 2018 founded EmpowerED, a nonprofit focused on bridging the gap in child welfare by empowering and educating community partners to best support, encourage and advocate for the wellbeing of all families. Prior to her work with QPI, Nicole owned and operated a stress management and wellness business that served her community through educational workshops and conferences.