Nikiya Mathis is a New York-based actress who's love for the craft has fueled her writing, directing, and teaching work. She has a BA in Theater & Communications from Temple University and an MFA in Acting from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She has originated roles in award-winning plays, with New York and world-premieres. Most recently she guest-starred as Donna in CBS's Blue Bloods , originated the role of Renee Shapiro-Epps in Hurricane Diane, (directed by Tony-award winner, Leigh Silverman at Two River Theatre Company), and completed a feature film entitled ALL THESE SMALL MOMENTS starring Molly Ringwald. And catch Nikiya's new Dunkin Donuts commercial!