Nick Wicksman joined the Gary Sinise Foundation in October 2019 as the Outreach Assistant in the Outreach Department. Nick was born in Santa Monica, California, and, outside of his time at school in Phoenix, AZ, has been a resident of Los Angeles ever since. He is a graduate of Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications with a B.A. in Journalism and Communications and a minor in Political Science. Among candle-making, playing softball, and being a fitness instructor, Nick is also a Second Lieutenant, Military Intelligence Officer, in the California Army National Guard. He is honored to have the opportunity to both serve his country and, through the Gary Sinise Foundation, help others who have served and sacrificed.