Background: Nick Allen is an associate partner with Bellwether Education Partners in the Strategic Advising practice area. Prior to joining Bellwether, Nick worked at Arbor Brothers, a philanthropic fund that provides financial support and capacity building services to early-stage nonprofits in New York. Nick began his career as a fourth-grade teacher through Teach For America. He then led the Sunflower County Freedom Project, an education nonprofit in rural Mississippi, and worked on digital products at Pearson Education. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in public policy from Brown University.
Why I do this work: I believe education has the power to change the world.
Experience at Bellwether: Strategic Planning; Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis; Project Management
Client segments served: K-12 Schools; Postsecondary/Higher Education; CMO/Charter Schools; Foundations and Grantees; Nonprofit Organizations
Sample clients: Achieve Atlanta, CSforALL, Making Waves Foundation, Crown Family Philanthropies