Nelson Lewis is Executive Assistant to President of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, Kerry Kennedy.  Nelson comes to Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights from the North Shore-LIJ Health System, where he worked as Emergency Room support staff.  A Massachusetts native, he now works in the New York City office assisting the President in scheduling, travel and special projects throughout the year, in addition to daily office support functions.

Nelson received his BA in History and Philosophy from Commonwealth Honors College of the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2014. While enrolled, he completed the University of Massachusetts Summer Seminar at Trinity College in Oxford, England.