A Reno native, Stacy Kinion returned home to work at the Northern Nevada International Center in 2016 after several years as a bilingual educator in Madrid, Spain and Austin, TX. At NNIC, Kinion manages all youth programs, including the Youth Leadership Program with Algeria, the Youth Leadership Program with Kenya and the Brazil Youth Ambassadors Program. She received B.A. in International Affairs and Spanish from the University of Nevada, Reno and is currently working on earning a Master in Business Administration at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Business. As an undergraduate, she studied abroad in the Basque Country, in Madrid, Spain and in Santiago, Chile, completing an internship at the U.S. Embassy to Spain. When she’s not traveling for her programs, accompanying youth groups on visits to our wonderful community’s organizations or studying, you’ll find her hiking, biking, skiing, paddle boarding or camping somewhere in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.