Mentorship EDGE Mentor

Nikki Carlson

Portrait of Nikki CarlsonNikki Carlson

International Tax Analyst
The Walt Disney Company

Nikki is a UW Bothell alumni and earned her Bachelors in Business Administration with a focus in Accounting. During her undergrad, Nikki interned at a medical funding startup, Costco Wholesale, and a public accounting firm. Nikki worked in public accounting for a year before pursuing a job opportunity in sunny Orlando, FL with the Walt Disney Company. Nikki currently enjoys the magic of working in Disney’s corporate tax team. In her free time, Nikki is pursuing her MBA at Florida State University, running her own property management company, and exploring the Disney theme parks.

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Nikki on mentorship

As a recent UWB graduate, I want to inspire other students to chase their dreams and seek new opportunities in unconventional ways.

Speciality topics

  • Landing an internship
  • Preparing for job interviews
  • Starting a business
  • Picking a career direction
  • Making the best out of career opportunities

 

Favorite book

Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
I am very much into reading personal finance books. Rich Dad Poor Dad is a good introduction to the genre. I am a big advocate for promoting financial literacy and pursuing financial independence.