Nick was born and raised in Evanston, IL and graduated from Wesleyan University in 2007 after majoring in the College of Social Studies. After graduation, he worked as a Consulting Associate at Cambridge Associates, an investment consulting firm for non-profits, based in Boston, MA. Nick specialized in private equity and venture capital portfolios, and during his time at Cambridge gradually developed an interest in microfinance. He is a citizen of both the United States and the United Kingdom, and enjoys history books, soccer, basketball, and traveling. Nick is looking forward to his time in the Philippines and can't wait to get to help out with Kiva's important work.
Three months working with the Center for Community Transformation (CCT) in Manila, Philippines, has provided me with a wonderful opportunity to explore the organization\'s multi-faceted approach to poverty [...]