Alexandra "Alex" Nikolich joined Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute in March 2011 as Business Manager. Alex previously served as the Business Manager for UNLV's Office of Enrollment and Student Services. Prior to this position, Alex was employed by the Desert Research Institute as a Program Specialist and Grants Coordinator. Alex possesses a thorough understanding of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) organization and UNLV policies and procedures, and she enjoys an extensive network of contacts throughout the university's academic and business community. Alex is a UNLV graduate with a degree in accounting.