Info: Nikki Farny Edwards was born and raised in Carmi IL. She graduated from Carmi High School in 1986. She lived in Carmi until going to college at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She finished her pre-law degree at Kansas State University in Manhattan Kansas. She owned an operated Nik's Ivy Company for seven years. She worked as a floral designer, travel agent, landscaper, event planner, and as a real estate agent for Century 21. She established NFE Realty in 2009.