Nikki Bowie

Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission

Safety Program Manager

Nikki Bowie has worked for the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) for over thirty years as a lifeguard, park manager of several facilities and for the last twenty years in her role as the Safety Program Manager where she oversees all lifeguard operations for CCPRC’s water parks, pools, ocean rescue and junior lifeguards. She also developed an Emergency Medical Responder and Emergency Medical Technician program for the agency and help create and implement a portable pool program to provide swim lesson access in the rural areas of Charleston County. In addition to being an instructor trainer with several organizations, Bowie has served on various committees within the United States Lifesaving Association since 1990 and has been on the Executive Board since 2005 as the National Secretary.