Distinguished Recent Alumni Award
Nick Teich, MSW ‘09, LCSW
Nick is is the Founder and CEO of Camp Aranu’tiq and Harbor Camps', the world’s first camp exclusively for transgender and gender-variant youth, with locations in New Hampshire and California. Besides working year-round to run Harbor Camps, Nick is also a PhD candidate in social policy at Brandeis's Heller School. In 2012 he authored Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a Complex Issue (Columbia University Press). He lives in Newton with his wife, Erika Sabbath, a faculty member at BCSSW and their daughter Rebecca.
Nick was an invited participant, LGBT policy roundtable at the White House and dinner for LGBT leaders at the home of Vice President Biden (September 2012) and an invited participant, meeting at the White House about working toward dignity and equality for all people (November 2012).