Nissim Hayes

Title: Youth Mentor

Department: Prevention


Extension: 107

What are your primary duties? My primary duties are facilitating groups and individual mentoring groups! Being ready and available for any youth to meet and talk to me. I also help with running PIK’s numerous in-school programs like Boys Council, WNBI, and Don’t Get Vaped In.

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? I have worked in this field for 2 years now!

Why do you work in the field? I work in this field because I feel like everybody deserves a second chance, especially kids. I feel proud knowing I played a small part in shaping the kind of adult they would like to be in the future.