Her name is derived from the ancient Greek word, "law" and she comes from a family of lawyers. Her name is prominent on one island in Greece (Kalymnos) where her father's family is from. It is Greek tradition that the first born is named after the paternal grandmother or grandfather. In this case, she is named after her grandmother, Nomiki.
She was born in Tucson, Arizona and grew up in Tucson, Palm Beach, Florida and Buffalo, New York.
She originally was studying to be a lawyer.
She is an only child.
She was a competitive Greek dancer.