Member Spotlight: Josh Nichols

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Member Spotlight: Josh Nichols

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Name:    Josh Nichols

Hometown:  Urbandale, IA

Other places you’ve lived:     I lived in the Des Moines area my whole life until recently

Employer:    Kent Corporation

Position (provide a description if you’d like):  Associate Transportation Analyst.  I work with a network of freight forwarders to arrange export shipments for the companies under the Kent umbrella.

Favorite Local Restaurant: Boonies

Previous employer/positions or general overview of experience: I took my position with the Kent Corporation after graduating from Grandview University last May. During my time at Grandview I worked as a Sales Trainee for the Fastenal Company.

College/Major:  Bachelors in Business Administration from Grandview University

What do you like to do for fun?   I love spending time on the water in the summertime, and in the fall I am all about Iowa Football.

Why did you join YPN? I joined YPN, because I am new to town and wanted to meet new people

What is your favorite YPN event? I really enjoyed bags at the Brew

What event would you like to see YPN do? A group outing to a sporting event like a River Bandits game

Anything else? Go Hawks !!!