Nicole was born and raised in “The Big Apple,” and then became a New York import to the Bay Area in 1990. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communications from Iona College, in New Rochelle, New York in 1986, and embarked on a Freelance Writing career in 1987. As she looks back at the last 22 years as a Freelance Writer, Nikki can sincerely say that writing was most definitely her first love in life and remains to be one of her profound prime passions. Nikki mainly concentrates on Human Interest, Entertainment, and Sports Event Articles. And, since contributing to The Spectrum in May of 2008, Nikki has had the wonderful experience of writing about some of Redwood City’s finest individuals and bringing their stories to the forefront in the community.