Nichol grew up in Manchester, Iowa. She attended Kirkwood Community College, where she graduated with an Associates Degree in Accounting and received her bookkeeping certificate. Previously, she worked at a Equine Rehabilitation facility. Nichol is currently a member of the NHBA. In her free time, Nichol enjoys spending time with her beautiful, full of attitude quarter horse mare “Strut” and handsome loving gelding “Skeeter”. She also loves long walks in the park or trail with her dog Missy. She currently lives in Cedar Rapids with her son, boyfriend, and family.