• Master of business administration, Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Bachelor of science in consumer science and personal finance from University of Wisconsin - Madison


Nykki is a compensation consultant for our human resources consulting team. She brings more than 10 years of experience across the spectrum of HR operations with a substantial focus in the areas of compensation design and operations. Her prior roles have included designing and implementing compensation structures including determining salary grades, reviewing internal equity, and analyzing competition in the marketplace.

Technical experience

  • Integrate compensation programs with business strategy
  • Design and administering base and variable pay programs
  • Comply with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Communicate compensation information
  • Labor and employment law*
  • Employee relations
  • HR related training & development
  • HRIS oversight
  • Talent acquisition strategy
  • Employee Benefit Administration
  • Strategic leadership
  • Organizational development and design

Upcoming speaking engagements

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Resources and event materials

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In the community

  • WorldatWork Society for Certified Professionals , Certified Compensation Professional (CCP)
  • Society for Human Resource Managment (SHRM)
  • Fox Valley Area Chapter of Society for Human Resource Management (FVSHRM)
    • Current President (through 2020)
    • Former President Elect
    • Former Treasurer
    • Former Vice President of Professional Development