Niomi spent most of her life in Australia, but holds also the citizenship of the Republic of Ireland, where she originates from. Currently she lives in Dortmund, with spells in Dublin and Perth, Western Australia.
Niomi served about ten years at the ABC, Australia’s equivalent to the British BBC, where she hosted and produced her own radio show. As a steady freelancer for colourFIELD she already took care of the English versioning of Russia from Above, with John Malkovich. Currently she is contributing to several new colourFIELD projects, including 66.5 Degrees North - The Arctic.
Niomi holds two university degrees, in Film and Journalism (Communication) from Murdoch University Perth, and in Performing Arts from the acclaimed Academy Of Performing Arts in Perth. Before she joined ABC she served as a Personal Referent in Politics, and she also frequently hosts festivals, talk panels and other live events.