Resume

Nicholas Couch Resume

Nicholas J. Couch

4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20016 ∙ nc8382a@american.edu ∙ (732)-850-1157

Education

American University Washington, DC                                                                                                                       May 2023

Bachelor of Arts Political Science

Bachelor of Arts Legal Studies

Certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies

Watchung Hills Regional High School Warren, New Jersey                                                                                     June 2019

 

Experience

Ecology/NOVA Staff, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Stanhope, NJ              July 2019-August 2019

  • Taught various merit badges including Environmental Science, Chemistry, Composite Materials, Electricity, Electronics, and Forestry
  • Assisted in general camp maintenance and upkeep throughout the summer
  • Ensured high moral and completed necessary paperwork to guarantee smooth operations of specific area

Handicraft Staff, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Stanhope, NJ                          July-August 2017, 2018

  • Instructed various merit badges including Metalwork, Woodcarving, Pottery, Photography, and Fingerprinting
  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in merit badge requirements while working with Scouts and adult leaders
  • Collected and organized paperwork and implemented system to ensure timely completion of grid sheets

 

Leadership

  • Achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in December 2018 after completing a project to benefit a food bank in Dunellen, NJ
  • Served as a member of the Green Brook Township Youth Services Commission to implement services tailored towards at risk youth in Green Brook
  • Was a member of the Boy Scouts of America from 2012 to 2019 and held multiple leadership roles within the troop including Senior Patrol Leader
  • Earned the ordeal rank in the Order of the Arrow, the honor society for Boy Scouts in May 2017

Skills

  • Computer: Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Google Docs
  • Certification: American Heart Association First Aid, American Heart Association CPR