At Joya since 1989
Practicing Speech Therapist since 1988
Nikie has a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Dakota and a master’s from Mankato State University. Nickie has always loved helping children, which inspired her to earn a degree in communication disorders. She is originally from Minnesota, but settled in Spokane with her husband Jim, about 30 years ago. She and Jim have two grown children. Nikie and Jim enjoy the great outdoors and love biking. Nikie has been at Joya since 1988 and has enjoyed many years of working with children and their families. She feels very blessed to have found such a wonderful place to work and enjoys working with such a dedicated and experienced staff.
- Bachelor of Science, Speech Language Pathology, University of North Dakota
- Master of Science, Speech Pathology, Mankato State University