staff doughty nikkiHead of School

“Our scholars bring energy into the building everyday. Regardless of what they may have faced before walking through our doors, each day, they show up, ready to tackle the day’s academic adventure. Our scholars inspire me every morning.”

Before joining the City Academy family in 2005, Nikki Doughty was the events coordinator at the Churchill Center & School for Learning Disabilities. She has worked with legislators and educators alike in the fields of education and social development. An active educational leader in the St. Louis community, Nikki is a trustee and foundation secretary for the Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls, a trustee of the Washington University in St. Louis Women’s Society, and leads endeavors for Great Circle Agency.

MSW, Washington University in St. Louis 

Awards and Honors:

  • The St. Louis Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2016
  • Salute to Education Excellence Award 2012

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