Nikki grew up in coastal New Hampshire and earned a B.S. in Animal Science from the University of New Hampshire. She has always been passionate about animal welfare and worked as a Certified Veterinary Technician for six years — working with both domestic animals and livestock, specializing in emergency and critical care. Nikki’s career in food and agriculture has spanned from working at restaurants and making food to making on-farm calls when animals are sick. Nikki enjoys fast paced and challenging work that centers around doing good.