Nikki Jong is a freelance editor, author and communications consultant based in San Francisco. A longtime nursing home volunteer and veteran of the senior care industry, Nikki has written extensively about senior housing and senior care issues. Her work has recently been featured in McKnight’s Long-Term Care News magazine and on, AOL Health,, and

Nikki also writes about food and nutrition, health and wellness, natural healing, green living and responsible consumerism. She is the author of The Gilbert Guide to Senior Housing (Alpha Books, 2009) and founder of The Ink & Edit.

Nikki has a Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing from the University of San Francisco, a Bachelor’s in English from San Francisco State University and a Certificate in Editing from the University of California - Berkeley.