Nikki has been dancing since the age of 4 and ever since then it has become a major part of her life. She has been with Dance Connection since its doors opened in 2001. In 2004 she started student teaching classes and there at the age of 13 that is where she truly confirmed her love for teaching children. She is a 2009 graduate of Vermilion Catholic and a graduate ULL, in Early Childhood Education. She is also currently teaching at Mt. Carmel Elementary in Abbeville. She loves working with children and watching them grow while they discover their love to dance. Nikki works with the elementary age students, teaching creative movement and the basic fundamentals of tap, jazz, and ballet.