Councilmember Nick DePorter’s professional experience includes community relations, business development, strategic planning and higher education leadership. Nick works for LinkedIn serving as the Senior Field Organizer on the Economic Graph Team. Nick is responsible for partnering with companies, non-profits, education providers and governments to create economic opportunity for every member of the workforce.
Councilmember DePorter currently serves on the Chicanos Por La Causa - Health & Human Services Board, the City of Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Board, the Maricopa County Workforce Development Board, the Fountain Hills Chamber of Commerce Public Policy Committee, and the Arizona State University - Career Services Advisory Board. Nick previously served on the Fountain Hills Strategic Planning Advisory Commission for three years, holding the positions of Chair and Vice-Chair. He also served as a Board Member for the Fountain Hills Cultural and Civic Association for two years.
Councilmember DePorter has enjoyed living in Arizona for 21 years and moved to Fountain Hills in 2010. He was born in Long Beach, California and primarily raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nick holds a BA in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from Arizona State University. He enjoys traveling and spending time with his wife Adrienne and children, Jack and Abbie. Nick is proud that his family, parents, and in-laws all call Fountain Hills home.