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Nicki Yackley-Franken

Nicki Yackley Frankin

Nicki is the Assistant Dean of Academics at Lake Area Technical College. Prior to this role, she was the librarian, taught gen ed classes, and headed the All-Campus Read committee. Nicki joined the Lake Area Technical College team in 2006 after teaching composition for two years and being a journalist for one year. When she’s not at work, Nicki likes to read, write, camp, and fish. She also likes participating in her book club with friends and Lake Area Technical College co-workers. Nicki is married and has three children. She is a native of Sioux Center, IA, and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Briar Cliff University and her Master’s degree from Minnesota State University.

Nicki Yackley-Franken
Assistant Dean of Academics