Nikki Richardson

Executive Vice President

Nikki Richardson

Executive Vice President

Nikki Richardson is originally from the small town of McKenzie, Alabama. She attended the University of Alabama as a first generation college student, where she worked in football recruiting for Coach Dubose and Franchione, before securing a spot as the only female who assisted in offensive analysis for Defensive Coordinator Coach Torbush. Following graduation, she married her college sweetheart, David.

During her career, Nikki worked extensively in fundraising and non profit management throughout the state, beginning her career in the black belt as a grass roots advocate and fundraiser. She later helped secure over $9 million in grants for various projects impacting at risk school aged children and teens in West Alabama and across the state. She also has served as both CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of West Alabama, President of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alabama, and President of the Junior League of Tuscaloosa. She is a graduate of Leadership Tuscaloosa. Nikki enjoys entrepreneurship, the outdoors, and spending time with her Bible, her husband, and her four beautiful children.

FUN FACTS

1 Nikki was the second best welder in her high school Ag class. "Also, there were only 32 people in my class, so don't get too carried away with that statistic."

2 She loves shenanigans and practical jokes and is known for hiding people's personal items from them, toilet papering adult friend's homes, and taking her kids "ding-dong-ditching".

3 Nikki occasionally gets "black out competitive". This happens during, but not limited to, the following: go cart racing, kickball, wiffle ball, and charades.