Spillers Spotlight: Nikki, Orthodontic Assistant

Name: Nikki

Hometown: Macon, GA

Position at Spillers Ortho: Orthodontic Assistant

Length of time at Spillers Ortho: Six and a half years

What did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a lawyer. I liked to argue. LOL!

What was your first job? I worked at Baskin Robbins– scooping ice cream, making shakes and tending the register.

If you could have any other job for just one day, what would it be and why? I’d be a dermatologist.

Favorite meal/food: Sushi! Taki (in Macon) is my favorite local Japanese place.

Favorite band/music: Maroon 5 is my favorite band. I love blues music. I really like all music.

Favorite TV series: Grey’s Anatomy

What accomplishment are you proudest of? I’m proudest of my daughter.

What do you like to do in your spare time? I like spending time with family– going on trips and just being together.

What’s the funniest thing that’s ever happened to you? I have lots of funny stories. One that happens frequently is that I’ll think someone is waving at me, but they’re not. They’re waving past me.

What do you wish you were doing right now? Playing on the beach with my family. We like to build sandcastles.

What is one place you want to travel right now? Italy

Do you have children or pets? If so, what are their names and ages? I have a seven-year-old daughter named Lexi.

Any pet peeves? Germs

What are you most grateful for in your life? I’m grateful for my husband and daughter. They’re most important to me.

Words of wisdom (or quote you like): “Never let your fear decide your fate.” – Aaron Bruno