Nicholas “Coty” Novak
Nicholas “Coty” Novak is the development and events assistant at PEN America. He has held internships with Democracy Fund, The Prospect Hill Foundation, Human Rights Foundation, and the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a 2017 graduate of New York University, where he studied politics, creative writing, and Mandarin Chinese. While a student, he served as treasurer of the Minetta Review and director of two plays: Via (2014) and From Up Here (2017).