Nissim Hayes

Title: Youth Mentor

Department: Prevention

nhayes@mcpik.org

What are your primary duties? Outreach and connecting with at-risk youth through various institutions.

Where did you go to school and what did you study? Rutgers – Newark; Psychology and Sociology.

How many years have you worked in the field? This is my first opportunity to work in the field.

Why do you work in the field? I work in the field in order to gain a better understanding of the way policy can impact certain communities by being receptive to their struggles and trying to determine what I can do to work towards better living for all.