After graduating from The University of Texas at Austin from the School of Communications in Radio-TV-Film in 1979, Vicki worked for over 20 years in the film business. In 2005, Vicki started her company, College Strategy, guiding students in Austin and throughout the country through the maze of college admissions. Vicki and her husband Dan also own two popular Austin event venues, The Allan House and Brodie Homestead. Vicki enjoys spending time with her growing family which includes three grandchildren.