At age nine Nikki’s mother decided to rejoin her childhood religion, the Seven Day Adventists and so Nikki to was now a member.
From the fifth grade on Nikki attended church schools – La Sierra College and Loma Linda University where she received a Masters of Public Health. She went on to do Missionary work for the Seven Day Adventist Church in South Korea and Guam. She also taught 12 years at the Loma Linda University School of Allied Health Professions, then moved on to work for the University of California and Riverside College of Engineering.
Among the many projects Nikki is working on she is currently writing a Memoir about the hidden lives of people in Seven Day Adventist Church.