Nicole Hackney

Development and Fundraising

Nicole is honored to serve as Chair for Redefining Refuge and brings over 15 years of leadership experience with an undergraduate degree in Business Management and an MS in Entrepreneurship in Applied Technologies from the University of South Florida. With a personal mission to help children grow and prosper, Nicole has been actively involved in youth mentoring programs since 2001. Her passion started as a Junior Achievement school volunteer and now she volunteers as a Guardian ad litem where she advocates for children in the dependency system. Nicole grew up in North Florida where she learned to love football, fishing, and time spent with her husband and 2 small children.