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Nick Denlinger

Fellow of Accounting

Major: Marketing and Accounting

Graduation Year: 2023

Hometown: Lancaster, PA

Personality Type: ENTJ, Commander

What is your favorite part about working with O’Pake?

My favorite part about working with O’Pake is all the connections I will make both inside and outside the organization. 

What are your goals in the future?

My goals in the future are to open my own business with my brother and to live a happy/stress-free life. 

How will O’Pake help you reach these goals?

O’Pake will help me reach these goals by giving me direct experience with small startup companies and entrepreneurs. 

What is your favorite memory at Alvernia?

My favorite memory at Alvernia is the night that my soccer team scored in double OT on homecoming night to win the game!

What made you decide to study at Alvernia?

I decided to study at Alvernia because I wanted a small school with good business programs while being able to play soccer. 

Who or what inspires you and why?

My mom inspires me because throughout my whole life she’s always held me accountable. She plays both the role model and best friend part in my life. 

What is a quote that you abide by?

A quote that I abide by is “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.” – Teddy Roosevelt. 


What is something that someone would be surprised to learn about you?

Something someone wouldn’t know about me is that I’ve played soccer all along the east coast and even states such as Texas and Florida.