Mr. Nicholas Guthrie is born and bred Marylander from the city of Silver Spring. He received a B.S. in Biology from Howard University in Washington D.C. and his high school diploma from Georgetown Preparatory School in Bethesda, Maryland.
Nicholas served 2 years as a teaching assistant for the honors biology classes (PHAGES) and a research mentor for those undergraduate students. He also served as the webmaster on the staff of the W. Montague Cobb Research Lab, building and updating their site frequently. Furthermore, he is the producer of The Backbone, a scholarly journal published from the Cobb Lab twice each year.
Outside of academia, he is an active member of the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department and recently completed his EMT Certification in Aug 2016. He also enjoys both throwing and theater, previously a track and field coach for Wootton High School in Rockville, Maryland and a technical director with Act Two @ Levine School of Music at Strathmore in Bethesda, Maryland.