Pawn Nitichan

Executive Director, City Year New Hampshire; Vice President, City Year Inc.



Pawn Nitichan is the Executive Director of City Year New Hampshire and a Vice President of City Year Inc. Under her leadership, City Year New Hampshire has more than tripled its service capacity and developed a widely recognized culture of idealism. The organization consistently provides high-quality service to kids and communities as reflected in numerous awards including ten Best of City Year Awards (City Year National’s highest recognition) and the Charitable Foundation’s Dunfey Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management.

Pawn serves on the boards of Reaching Higher New Hampshire and Manchester Proud. She is a member of the Governor’s Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Council.

Pawn was invited from her native Thailand to participate in an international study exchange program in the USA because of her interest and involvement in diverse cultures, which eventually led to her choosing to make the U.S. her permanent home. She lives on the Seacoast.