Nick Tscheekar began working with the Community Foundation in September of 2014 and is focusing on community engagement for You’N-I (the Youth Network Initiative) and the RenoYouthNetwork.com resource guide website.
He recently graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a BA in International Affairs and Political Science. During college, Nick worked with a variety of youth programs including Nevada Boys’ State, Upward Bound, and the Algerian Youth Leadership Program. Additionally, he served in the university’s residence halls as an Academic Mentor and Resident Assistant.
Nick is excited to be a member of the Community Foundation team and looks forward to learning the operations of a non-profit organization. He aspires to establish an organization abroad that empowers youth in developing countries. In his free time, Nick enjoys listening to music, reading, and hiking the Sierra Nevada.