Advocacy and Educational Consulting

 
 

Nicole C. Shelton, J.D.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Education:

  • Juris Doctor, Concord Law School
  • M.S., Educational Administration, National University
  • M.Ed., Special Education, University of San Diego
  • B.A., Psychology, University of San Diego

Certification/Training:

  • Clear Administrative Services Credential
  • Clear Specialist Instruction, Special Education, Mild/Moderate
  • Clear Multiple Subject
  • Resource Specialist Certificate of Competency
  • Behavior Intervention Case Manager Certificate

Experience:

  • Special Education Coordinator, 2016-2019
  • Parent Advocate/Educational Consultant, 2011-2016, 2020- present

  • National Director of Community Education and Transition, 2015-2016

  • Resource Specialist, 1999-2002, 2006-2011
  • Nonpublic School Director, 2005-2006

  • Support Services Coordinator, 2003-2005

  • Core Adjunct Faculty/Course Developer, 2003-2011, 2013-2016

Specialty Areas:

  • K-12 and adult transition
  • Educational Consulting
  • Compliance complaints
  • Military families
  • District-funding
  • Mental Health
  • Bullying
  • School/Program Consultation
  • Professional Learning Opportunities

Memberships:

  • Council for Parent Advocates and Attorneys
  • National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP)- Member, Government Relations Committee