Nikita earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2016. She spent the next five years working with women and children experiencing homelessness through Catholic Social Services.
She joined Care Coordination Resource of Alaska in 2021 when she was looking for a chance to deepen her understanding of ways to serve within the community. She also provides care to a disabled family member. Providentially, she joined Care Coordination Resource of Alaska and began learning about the populations we serve and the services we offer, when she learned that she has multiple extended family members who’ve experienced dementia diagnoses.