Nick Chernoff’s background working in schools started with his role in the Surrey School District in the Safe Schools Department as a Safe School Liaison where he spent five years of his career. He also worked as an outreach worker for youth at-risk of gang involvement with the Surrey WRAP program. Nick has been a member of the Canadian Forces for over five years in the Infantry Regiment and works closely with various Military Intelligence Units.As a member of the Safer Schools Together team, Nick specializes in Social Media Awareness and Digital Data Collection. As a lead analyst, he collects Social Media Data that is used to assist schools both in Canada and the United States in addressing worrisome and threat-related online behaviours. As a speaker, he provides presentations and workshops to students, staff and parents on Social Media Awareness, as well as, online personal and public safety.