Nicky graduated from
Sentinel High School in Missoula, MT.
He was the JV coach and honorary team
captain for the Speech and Debate team,
Co-President of the Gender and Sexuality
Alliance, and Student Director of his High
School Choir Program. He worked as a
diversity trainer with the Missoula Chapter
of the National Coalition Building Institute
which is dedicated to moving individuals, communities and
organizations toward a just and inclusive society through
training to reduce prejudice, prevent violence and resolve
conflict. He received the Youth Achievement Award for his
mentoring work in schools.