Audrea Nicholson – Employment Specialist

Audrea Nicholson joined Goodwill in October 2016 as an Employment Specialist, providing assessment and placement services to clients referred by the California Department of Rehabilitation. Prior to Goodwill, Audrea worked for the California Employment Development Department and the Kern County Department of Human Services. She holds a degree in English from the Texas Woman’s University and is completing work on her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Southern California.

Favorite quote: “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” – Maya Angelou

Three traits that define me: “Vibrant, Innovative, Determined.”