Nicole is a gender-based violence and violence against women and girls consultant. She is also a qualified Independent Sexual Violence Advocate and has spent the past 5 years supporting young people emotionally and practically in this role. With 15+ years’ experience working with children and young people, she has designed, developed, and delivered services for them in the fields of education, sexual violence and mental health, both as a frontline worker and through senior leadership roles within the charity sector. Passionate about youth voice, co-production and play, in her spare time Nicole enjoys long walks and finding the best baked goods in town.