Nicholas Cicchinelli
Nicholas Cicchinelli works in international development on issues of human rights and democracy in the former Soviet Union. He holds a degree in international relations and Russian studies from Wheaton College (Norton, MA), where he was president of the LGBT Alliance and co-founder of a themed residence dedicated to LGBT advocacy.

Nicholas is also LGBT Co-Coordinator for the Vegetarian Society of DC and regularly volunteers with organizations working to advance environmental, civil rights, and social justice causes. A native of Albany, NY, Nicholas now lives in northwest DC following time spent abroad in Moscow, Russia and the Republic of Moldova. Nicholas uses the pronouns he/him/his.