our founder


WHO IS Nicole Hayden?

Keynote Speaker · Empowerment Facilitator · Confidence Coach 

 Nicole Hayden is the Founder & President of Friends of Nicole 50/50 Mentoring Collaborative Inc. An accomplished teacher, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur.  Her passions include serving others, being a role model and mentor. These passions has led Nicole to be crowned Miss. Plus America 2014.


Nicole’s #IOWNCONFIDENCE campaign motivates and inspires every learner in the educational community, both locally and internationally. She leaves audiences with a sense of empowerment and encourages young ladies to take specific steps toward making their own positive legacy a reality and owning it.


Educating the community with the resources and information needed to build confidence and leadership skills beneficial for transitioning youth to high school, college and life.