Nikki Gamer started off on the Midday staff as an intern and worked her way up to producer. Before that, she was a newspaper reporter in New England, and also worked as a freelance writer for various news publications throughout Maryland. She loves everything about working in public radio, especially because it brings together so many fascinating people. Nikki Gamer is a graduate of Brown University and Northwestern University. She loves her dog, and enjoys taking long hikes in the Maryland wilderness.