Adams County, Colorado has announced the hiring of Nikki Kimbleton as the county’s new Communications Director. Kimbleton has more than 20 years of experience in journalism, public relations, and crisis management and brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to the role of Communications Director. Kimbleton previously served as the Director of Communications and Public Affairs for the City of Jacksonville, Florida. Before that her experience includes serving as News Reporter and Anchor for various Broadcast Media Companies such as WJXT Channel 4, WBRC FOX6 News and WIAT TV. Kimbleton holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Troy University. In the field of Journalism Kimbleton has received an Emmy and a Murrow award.