Independent Living Specialist
864-235-1421 ext. 148
As an Independent Living Specialist, Kyndra Holmes works one-on-one empowering adults with disabilities to reach their goals through self-advocacy and independent living skills. Kyndra views this position as a way to assist adults by informing them about the endless possibilities that are achievable despite limitations from society.
Through her years of service with social justice, diversity, and inclusion, much of her focus has been on serving marginalized populations. She has worked for Clemson University’s Multicultural Office as a social justice and multicultural advocate. She also worked for four years at a non-profit organization to assist underrepresented sixth graders in transitioning into middle school.
Kyndra graduated with a bachelor’s in psychology from Clemson University and is currently pursuing a Master of Social Work degree at the University of South Carolina Columbia. Kyndra loves being a mother, traveling, cooking, and trying new foods