During that time, Nichols spent 23 years as the Administrative Assistant for Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach Gene Bartow. After working under former Athletic Director Herman Frazier, she returned to the Men's Basketball office under former Head Coach Mike Anderson. She now handles the administrative duties for Head Coach Mike Davis and his staff.
Nichols was born and raised in Louisiana, where she lived before moving to Birmingham 30 years ago. She attended Louisiana State University.
PERSONAL: She is married to Robert Nichols.