Nikki was born in Lawrence, Kansas and moved to San Diego at the age of 16 with her family. While attending California Baptist University, Nikki discovered her passion for giving back to the community. She organized a Homeless Youth Outreach program in her area focusing on distributing food and other essential items to the homeless youth of San Diego.
After graduating from California Baptist University with a degree in Political Science and a minor in History, Nikki went on to earn her Juris Doctor (JD) at Trinity Law School in 2016. At Trinity, Nikki worked at the Orange County Rescue Mission Law Clinic as well as the Trinity Mobile Legal Clinic, which provide free legal advice and representation to individuals who are homeless or otherwise unable to afford legal representation. She also received the American Jurisprudence Award given to the student achieving the highest grade in Business Associations and Legal Research and Writing 4.
Nikki’s personal interests include camping, hiking, fishing, and baking.