Nicole Silliman

Nicole found her calling through forced circumstance, as a former foster youth she aspires to be a social worker to “help change lives just like my social worker changed mine.”

References note Nicole’s passion for supporting peers and perspective in working with foster youth. Armed with clear goals and a support system, Nicole wants to leverage education as a tool for empowerment and make a more caring and just world for her larger foster family.

A graduate of Redwood High School, Nicole is studying at Canada College before transferring to her dream school, San Diego State, and eventually pursuing a Master of Social Work.

Sponsor: Town of Colma