Nourish is excited to introduce our Spring 2015 intern team!
Hailey Orgass – Chapter Founder Intern
Hailey Orgass is a sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, pursuing a degree in Health Policy and Management through the Gillings School of Public Health. She has a passion for nonprofit organizations and has interned with one other, The Monday Life, in the past. Hailey hopes for this dream to develop into a career, however if it doesn’t, she plans on becoming a physician’s assistant. In her (rare) free time, Hailey loves to go to the beach and work out. She is thrilled to be part of Nourish International’s team!
Sofia Leiva-Enamorado – Chapter Founder Intern
Sofia Leiva-Enamorado is a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill studying Journalism and Economics. She has been very involved in the nonprofit sector working with the American Diabetes Association, the Betic One foundation and the South Durham Farmers Market. She joined Nourish in 2015 as part of the Chapter Founder team. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, traveling, reading and exercising.
Casey Long – Chapter Founder Intern
Casey Long is a sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is studying Public Relations in the UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Casey’s future career goals include working in the nonprofit sector. Casey is a SMART mentor to a middle-school aged girl and loves spending time crafting and baking with her mentee. She is also involved with UNC’s Habitat for Humanity Chapter. In her free time Casey likes to craft, listen to music and watch The Office.
Andrew Carlin – Business Consultant Intern
Andrew Carlin is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a double major in Business Administration and Economics. Andrew has had several previous internships before his work at Nourish: he’s done research for Microsoft, valuation work at Porto Leone Consulting, and investment banking at Barclays Capital. On UNC’s campus, Andrew was the president of the Finance Society where he helped other students understand business education and recruiting. Andrew also volunteers for Habitat for Humanity, YMCA, and various 5k’s around the Carolina community. He currently resides in Carrboro, North Carolina and enjoys running, baseball, country music, cooking, and reading.
Max Wilhem – Business Consultant Intern
Max Wilhelm is a Business Consultant for Nourish International this spring, and is also a junior and Economics major at UNC. He grew up in St. Louis, Missouri where he currently resides outside of school. Max became very involved in Varsity Football and Wrestling during high school, and to this day remains active in playing and coaching these activities. In his free time, Max enjoys reading, running, and following professional sports and the financial markets.
Sam Salvesen – Grant Writing Intern
Sam Salvesen is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill double majoring in Economics and Latin American Studies. He developed an interest in nonprofit work while studying abroad in Brazil for eight months, where he witnessed first-hand the profound inequalities that pervade the country. Sam’s passion for nonprofits was solidified after he spent a month in Guatemala City conducting a socioeconomic survey in the largest informal settlement in Central America (more than 60,000 residents living in a ravine). He is eager to work with Nourish to seek out healthy partnerships with community leaders all over the world with the goal of one day returning to Brazil to start his own social enterprise. In his spare time, he enjoys skateboarding, playing soccer and taking spontaneous trips to the beach.
Julia Hu – Public Relations Intern
Julia Hu is a first year student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, pursuing a degree in Business Administration with a minor in Biology. For the past few years, she worked in Public Relations for Student Government (at her high school and at UNC), which sparked her interest in publicity and graphic design. Now, she is extremely excited to be serving Nourish and helping fulfill its mission in integrating the community to fight poverty. In her free time, she loves traveling, from China to Poland to Korea. She also enjoys watching movies with her friends, reading, and photography.
Tori Plybon – Chapter Support Intern
Tori is a senior at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill majoring in Global Studies with a minor in Religious Studies. She is honored to join the Nourish team as the Chapter Support Intern. After graduation she is moving to Senegal, Africa to learn the language, culture, and history in pursuit of effectively establishing or working for an organization that seeks to eradicate poverty through sustainable economic development. On campus, she worked as a Residential Advisor, mentored students through International Friends, and interned with her campus ministry, Cru. In her spare time, she loves reading, outdoor activities, and traveling.
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