Nikki earned her master’s degree in International and Comparative Education Policy at Loyola University Chicago. During that time she worked as a Marketing Strategist and Education Facilitator at Momentum Life Coaching in Auckland, New Zealand where she developed new training methods, mentored clients, and produced a new website. Since then, Nikki has applied her business and strategy expertise broadly as Director of Operations for the LifeLine Wellness Center in Northbrook, IL, founding her own company Jarvis Coaching, and working for Oracle in Education Services. Nikki joined Thinker’s Business Development team after pitching her international ed-tech business concept at a regional startup competition supported by Thinker. As an entrepreneur, leadership coach, educational policy expert, historian, and linguist, Nikki brings a unique and invaluable perspective to the organizations she works with.