Nolen brings a unique perspective to his role as an educational specialist. As the oldest of Carol and Kyle’s children, he has seen his parent’s passion for working with children and adult’s with learning challenges for 26 years. Clayton describes Nolen as his “interpreter” when he was young and struggled with language. In 2016, Nolen completed his certification in Equipping Minds to encourage other students to reach their full potential. He resides in Frankfort, Ky.