Danelle Dickau was born and raised in the Roaring Fork Valley in Colorado in 1977. She began working as a receptionist in a law firm in Aspen, Colorado at the age of 19. Her interest in the legal field led her to obtain an Associate of Science degree in Paralegal Studies from Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Danelle moved to South Dakota in 2003 and has been working as a Paralegal for Tom Nicholson since 2005. Danelle works closely with Tom Nicholson in various matters, including Estate Planning and Probates, Corporate Law, drafting Contracts and Civil Litigation. Danelle has three children and spends much of her free time at sporting and school events in her home town of Alcester, South Dakota. She enjoys hiking and snowboarding among other activities.