Nicholas Parker is the Head of Strategic Operations at IDinsight, based in the United States. In this role, Nick leads high-priority and time-bound projects that span organizational boundaries and are of strategic importance for the organization. Prior to this role, Nick worked with IDinsight’s CEO on organizational strategy, management, and special projects. Nick also worked as a client-facing team member based in Zambia, where he contributed to projects across Southern, Eastern, and Western Africa. Prior to joining IDinsight, Nick was in a program with the US Department of State, where he worked in Eastern Europe and in Washington, D.C.. Before that, he worked in South America for an education organization and interned in politics and economic development. He has also worked as a biological researcher, commercial fisherman, and professional drummer. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Policy with a specialization in Economics from the University of Chicago, where he graduated Student Marshal, Phi Beta Kapa, and with honors.