Nick Briere

Degree and Year: 
BA 2015
Professional Title: 
Director of Development
The STEMIE Coalition

Professional Background: 
Founder of Duke BlueNotes, former product analyst and product strategy manager at Orchid Advisors, LLC before becoming director of development at the STEMIE Coalition, Inc. In his role with the STEMIE Coalition, Inc., Nick is serves as aa results-oriented fundraiser, outreach director, and grant writer. The STEMIE Coalition, Inc. is dedicated to improving innovation, invention, and entrepreneurship opportunities for youth around the US.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 

There is no more important skill in today's job market than the ability to effectively and persuasively communicate. Period.

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