Nikki was born and raised in Clinton, Wisconsin. She received her Bachelor’s in Advertising from Iowa State University. After completing her undergrad, she worked for three years as an Assistant Recreation Director for a municipal recreation department in Iowa before deciding to go back to school. She is currently the Intramural Graduate Assistant for the RWC and is pursuing a Master of Art in Educational Leadership – Higher Education/Student Personnel. In her free time, Nikki enjoys hiking, officiating, and watching corny movies.