Nicky was raised in Dorset before studying Institutional Management and moving into sales, corporate business development, personal development training, marketing, and communications. She now owns Media Box Marketing and is co-founder of The Marketing Menu Consultancy a marketing training company. As well as this she has set up and sold a mail order limited company and chaired a local national award winning children’s charity. Nicky joins DCA during a period of big national and local change which requires the team to be single-minded and determined in increasing challenging times.