IMTA Alum Nikki Schiefelbein is a Producer and Writer for the Netflix series The Ranch! Nikki competed at IMTA in the late nineties with Raquel Repka of The Rock Agency. After IMTA, Nikki signed with a modeling agency in Milan. She moved to L.A. to start acting and signed with Bobby Ball Agency. She did commercials for Taco Bell, Toyota and Mistubishi. Then she began writing and wrote and produced for One Tree Hill, The Client List, Mozart in the Jungle and now The Ranch! Her IMTA Director Raquel Repka was with her for the taping of the first episode of The Ranch!
The Ranch stars IMTA Alum Ashton Kutcher as Colt with Sam Elliott, Debra Winger, Danny Masterson and Elisha Cuthbert rounding out the exceptional cast. The Ranch has ten episodes streaming now on Netflix with another ten expected later in 2016.