After working as an event assistant at JT in 2008, Nikki returned to the firm in May 2015 as an event specialist.
Nikki served as deputy director of tickets and credentials when JT managed the grand opening of the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center in 2009 and played a key support role for the JT events team in 2008 as they advanced then-Senator Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention in Denver.
Most recently, Nikki worked for Health Care Service Corporation where she managed the employee volunteer program and produced the company’s annual Social Responsibility Report. Prior to joining HCSC, she was a member of the advance team for Mayor Richard M. Daley, serving as a liaison between the Mayor’s Office and city departments, along with business and civic leaders, to coordinate the mayor’s attendance at various events including press conferences, community rallies and grand opening ceremonies.
Nikki earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Illinois State University and received a certificate in integrated marketing from the University of Chicago’s Graham School. She volunteers as an adult literacy tutor at Jane Addams Resource Corporation.