A longtime resident of greater Athens, GA, Nicholas Leonard has attended the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia since 2014. By the end of 2019, he expects to graduate with both a bachelor of business administration and a certificate in informatics. His accomplishments at UGA include earning 2017 dean’s list honors and participating in a class project that significantly streamlined the university’s graduate assistant tuition waiver process. Upon graduation, Nicholas Leonard plans to leverage his background in computer coding and general business administration to secure a cybersecurity and/or data analytics position in the high-tech field.
Concurrent to his studies, Mr. Leonard has worked in the Athens, GA, area as both a data specialist with the collection agency Carter-Young and a shop worker/delivery driver with the Jimmy John’s sandwich restaurant franchise. He has also handled media relations for multiple tournaments as a press runner for the world-famous Augusta National Golf Club.