Nikki has worked in film and television for over 30 years starting as a Mouseketeer on “The New Mickey Mouse Club” to more recently the critically acclaimed, People Choice Award Winning comedy “Awkward.” Over the years, she has racked up a long list of TV credits such as MAD MEN, GREY’S ANATOMY, THE RINGER, SIRENS, NCIS, CRIMINAL MINDS, MAJOR CRIMES and much more. Nikki is a regular on the Hallmark network leading some of their highest rated movies of all time (A DREAM OF CHRISTMAS and SAFE AT HOME). As well as guest co-hosting their popular daytime talk show HOME AND FAMILY. In the world of film, she has starred opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in LOVE AND OTHER DRUGS, Matthew Modine in THE TRIAL, Ray Liotta in THE DEVIL’S IN THE DETAILS, and in Frederic Berthe’s comedy HOLLYWOO. Nikki also spent years of her life on the stage as a recording artist for record companies RCA and BMG.
Outside of acting, Nikki has served as a creative executive. In this last year, she has obtained the life rights to the true life story of Bambi Bennett, who she is developing with her writing partner Megan McNulty and EP/Dir Scott Winant. She has written for female websites such as “She Knows” and currently has a development deal at Hallmark. She continues to make teaching a priority in her life, working at Warner Loughlin Studios and UCLA. In November 2017, Nikki, alongside best friend Jen Dede, launched “What We Are,” a site for women to celebrate the ALL of who they are.