Nikki is a veteran educator, school librarian, Instructional Technology Facilitator and ISTE Librarians Network President Elect. Nikki is passionate about 1:1 Digital Initiatives, collaboration with other education professionals, and assisting students in becoming well informed, critically thinking digital citizens.
Nikki is the co-founder of the first EdCamp Atlanta and has also collaborated in the creation of and moderation of national and global professional development opportunities designed specifically for the unique needs of school librarians, including #TLChat LIVE! Twitter Chat Sessions, and TL News Night. She is also the author of Connected Librarians: Tap Social Media to Enhance Professional Development and Student Learning.
Nikki is the recipient of several honors, including an ASLA Ann Marie Pipkin Technology Award, and the AASL Bound to Stay Bound Grant. She was named "2018 Program Pioneer Social Media Superstar" by the American Association of School Librarians.