Nicole Shepard grew up in Indio California and moved to San Diego in 2017. Nicole graduated from Kaplan College in 2014 and has been working in the behavioral health field ever since. She continues to advance in her knowledge both medically and personally. During her time at Crownview Nicole has been instrumental in improving the medical departments system, structure and policies. Ever since high school Nicole knew she wanted to work in in the health care industry. “Someone very close to me was struggling with addiction and I wanted to help individuals with the same issues.” She looks forward to helping others every day and is grateful that she is in a position to help make a difference in someone’s life.