Nicky joined the Hawkeye Student-Athlete Academic Services staff in September 2021. She assists Liz Tovar (Executive Officer for D.E.I & Associate VP/Associate Athletics Director), assists with organizing events, and helps ensure the building is running smoothly. Previously, she was with the City of Coralville as the Associate Project Coordinator on the Xtream Arena and GreenState Family Fieldhouse project located in the Iowa River Landing. Nicky earned a BFA in Stage Management from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri. She lives in North Liberty with her husband, Andy, and two cats, Noodle and Couscous.