Energy Programs Coordinator, Energy Smart Colorado at Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon , CO
Nikki handles the administrative aspects of the Energy Smart Colorado program,acts as an energy coach for homeowners and businesses, and provides Realtor training on Energy Efficiency. She loves sharing sustainability ideas with others, experiencing nature and seeing new things.
Nikki has been a full time resident of Eagle County, CO since 1997. She grew up in North Platte, Nebraska, has a large family, and values relationships. Before promoting energy efficiency in homes and businesses, Nikki provided recycling support and education to residents and businesses in Vail, as they transitioned to mandatory recycling. She has also worked in various positions associated with real estate sales, development, marketing, and technology for over 16 years; as well customer service positions throughout Eagle County.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sustainability Studies from Colorado Mountain College in May 2015; and her Associate of Arts degree in general studies from Mid-Plains Community College in 1995. In 2005 she completed all required real estate broker courses through the Colorado Real Estate Institute. In Addition, Nikki continuously takes various continuing education classes related to building principals, energy, sustainability, and real estate. Her commitment to customer service and learning is exceptional. She enjoys hiking, snowboarding, snowshoeing, live music and traveling.