Nikki Gale '17

Majors/minors: Public Relations and Strategic Communication and Marketing minor

Hometown: Manasquan, NJ

Relationship status: Single

Dream date: Going on a drive to the beach to watching the sunset and having a picnic on the beach

Hobbies/interests: SoulCycle, travel, theater, dance, shopping, hiking, and cooking

Dream job: I’ve got a couple: to either be an entertainment or lifestyle reporter on a TV channel, or working for an amazing celebrity public relations firm—but my latest dream job is to be an instructor at SoulCycle!

Favorite place to go in DC: I love going to the mall on a really nice day. Just walking around and looking at the monuments feeling so lucky that I go to school in the nation’s capital.

Campus involvement: I am involved in AU’s chapter of PRSSA, Student’s Helping Honduras, and the Kogod Marketing Association.

Most embarrassing moment: I was in Pippin in high school and my skirt fell down in the middle of the opening number. At least I was wearing a leotard and I just kept on going!

Favorite music: I’ve got a weird music taste- Mumford and Sons, Maroon 5, Eminem, Calvin Harris Bruce Springsteen, Beyonce, and will always love my girl Taylor Swift.

Favorite movie: Silver Lining’s Playbook

Pet peeves: Grammar mistakes and an imperfect ponytail

Favorite restaurant: In DC, it’s Founding Farmers!

Best place you've traveled: I did a community service program when I was in high school and got to live in Costa Rica for a month. I got to meet so many people!

Favorite spot on campus: McKinley rooftop

Three things you can’t live without: My music, warm weather, and my family!

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? I see myself living in NYC or LA working in the entertainment industry. Whether I’m in PR representing some amazing celebrities or working on shows like Good Morning America and E! News.