Nik has a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in theatre and English. She also has a master’s degree in composition and rhetoric from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
She has lived in Fayetteville since 2012 and is a doctoral candidate in higher education. She is a member of the Graduate Student Dean’s Advisory Board, Arkansas Liason to the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA), and a member of the University of Arkansas Diversity Leaders Team. She also served for four years on the All University Academic Integrity Board.
As a Master Advisor, Nik primarily works with Sophomore-Senior undergraduate students. Additionally, as the office's Assistant Director for Advisor Development, she supports the Fulbright Advising Center's staff through professional development coordination.
In her free time she has grown to enjoy riding her bicycle around town and spending time outside with her dog, Noelle.