Meet Nicole Carpenter

Director, Women's Leadership Institute

Nicole Carpenter has been a part of the Women’s Leadership Institute since its inception in 2015 as a member of the Advisory Board. In 2017, Nicole began serving as the communications and operations manager, handling most of the day-to-day operations. 

In addition to the Women’s Leadership Institute, Nicole continues to advocate for women as an author, speaker and founder of, an online community for overwhelmed moms. Nicole was a syndicated columnist for 5 years and is the author of “52 Weeks to Fortify Your Family: 5-minute messages” (Cedar Fort 2015).

Nicole also serves on the Board of Directors for Reading Horizons since 2017.

Nicole has a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations from Weber State University and has been running the communications show for her own brand and past clients since 2008. She also has experience in human resources, employee management, training, sales, marketing, and customer services.

She and her husband Marty Carpenter spend most of their free time raising four amazing kids. Which means she really spends time shuttling around kids, folding laundry and dancing to Imagine Dragons songs in the kitchen.