Finance & Accounting
Nikki L. Garry is the Founder and Owner of Your Money Matters, LLC. Your Money Matters was founded with the vision to equip consumers, of all ages, for financial freedom and is a service-based business that specializes in Financial Coaching and Financial Literacy Seminars.
Nikki has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Millikin University, a Master of Science in Accounting from Liberty University, and a Certificate of Entrepreneurship from Richland Community College. With over 15 years of experience in Corporate America, Nikki is well-versed in the accounting and finance arenas and enjoys developing and teaching attainable solutions for financial freedom.
Nikki believes in the value of lifelong learning and continuously strives to increase her knowledge base by pursuing continuing education. Nikki is also a graduate and coordinator of Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, a certified facilitator for Development Dimensions International (DDI), and an adjunct accounting and finance instructor at Millikin University. Nikki is an advocate of giving back to her community and finds great fulfillment in serving others. In addition to being active in her church, Nikki delights in volunteering at her alma mater. Throughout the community she serves on several boards, such as Vice-Chairman of the City of Decatur’s Human Relations Commission, Vice-Chairman of the Tabor Dean’s Business Council at Millikin University, and Trustee for the Decatur Public Schools Foundation. Nikki has also served as a breakout session speaker at various conferences as well as a panel discussion participant.
In 2018, Nikki was honored as one of the City of Decatur’s “Game Changers” by the renowned National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
In her spare time, Nikki enjoys traveling, shopping, and spending quality time with family and friends. She resides in Central Illinois.
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