Nickolas Faynshteyn

StudentNortheastern University

Nickolas first got involved in the Fair Trade movement his freshmen year at the University of Massachusetts Boston through the Fair Trade Club on campus. Beginning first as a club member and taking over as club president his senior year, Nickolas has helped bring UMass Boston just a few steps away from becoming declared the first Fair Trade University in the City of Boston. Currently, Nickolas is a Masters student in Sociology and co-director of the Social Justice Resource Center at Northeastern University working towards a career in community engagement and environmental justice in the non-profit sector.