Nikki comes from the Windy City and is very excited to start her reporting career in Madison. Nikki joined the NBC15 news team in January 2021 as a reporter.
Nikki recently graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago with a double major in Political Science and Spanish as well as from the Honors College. During her time there, she hosted a weekly radio, Newsflash with Nikki, where she covered analyzed national and international political developments. She was a part of HerCampus, a national college magazine, where she examined and analyzed political news in print verion.
Nikki started her broadcast career as an intern in the Consumer Investigative Unit at NBC Telemundo Chicago. During her time there she working with consumers to resolve their issues with companies. Later she was a Content Strategist Intern at Rotary International where she worked with the Digital, Visual, Social teams as well as the magazine to produce original content for the organization. Later, she worked as an editorial intern with DiningOut Magazine. Working with the magazine’s relaunch, Nikki reported on a variety of issues that are affecting the restaurant industry.
During her free time, she loves watching T.V. shows, especially The Office, Friends, and newly, Dawson’s Creek. She loves long walks, hanging out with her friends, and finding fun new mugs at TJMAXX.
Where you want to send a story idea about something important going on in the community or you just want to say hi, feel free to connect with Nikki on Facebook, Twitter, or at Nikki.Medanovic@nbc15.com.