Nikki Grey is a contributor for HelloGiggles as well as Survivor's Edge magazine. Her articles have appeared online in Brit + Co, The Manifest-Station, xoJane, The Liberty Project, Foster Focus and other publications, and on newsstands in American Survival Guide, DoomsDay, New Hair Trends, Geek Out and other Engaged Enthusiast Media magazines. She began her journalism career as a staff writer for a daily newspaper, the Santa Barbara News-Press, where she worked as a features reporter and covered style, food, health and wellness and other topics of interest to her readers.

Nikki earned her Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2011.