Rikki joined the South Coast office of the Coastal Conservation League in 2016.
She was born and raised in Arthur, Illinois. In 2010 she graduated cum laude from the University of Evansville with a B.S. in cognitive science. Rikki earned her J.D. from Louisiana State University in 2013 where she served as president of the Trial Advocacy Board.
After graduation, Rikki practiced in the areas of employment discrimination and environmental law. In 2015, she served as policy director to Scott Angelle’s campaign for Governor of Louisiana.
She and her husband, a judge advocate in the Marine Corps, enjoy kayaking, fishing and hiking. She is a certified yoga instructor.