Jewels Nickells received her B.B.A. in Marketing from Texas State University in 2009, while working full time as a pharmacy technician. She moved to Austin in 2010. In 2013 she discovered her niche in real estate and joined Steve Drenner’s team. Jewels assists attorneys and planners in representing owners and developers throughout the entitlement process. She monitors policy changes and urban planning at the City of Austin and surrounding municipalities. Additionally, Jewels assists with the management of zoning, site planning, subdivision and variance request cases, as well as presentation and meeting preparation. She is also a Real Estate Council of Austin member and serves on several committees.