Nikki joined Central Valley Training Center, Inc. (CVTC) in 2017 as the Fresno East Program Director. Nikki graduated with her B.A. in Human Development in 2009 and immediately started working with individuals with disabilities as a Direct Support Professional. As a Direct Support Professional, Nikki helped consumers reach their goals in social skills, living skills, and integration in their communities. In 2012, Nikki became Program Director where she was passionate to be an advocate for individuals with disabilities and their families.
In 2015, Nikki took a break from social services and entered the financial industry working as a Loan Officer. During this time, Nikki realized that returning to social services was where she is meant to be. Nikki is excited to be a part of CVTC an amazing team that helps support people with intellectual disabilities achieve their full potential. In February 2019 Nikki was promoted to Regional Director of Operations.
In her spare time Nikki enjoys spending time with her family, her dog, reading, and hiking.