Tim Wyant – Executive Director
Tim co-founded NUSEA in 2005 and became Executive Director in 2012. A graduate of Harvard University, where he played varsity soccer and was a four-time All-American on the squash team, Tim competed on the professional squash tour after college and played for the U.S. Men’s National Team. In 2002, Tim was hired to launch CitySquash, the fourth urban squash program in the country. Under Tim’s leadership, the Bronx-based program became the first in the country to enroll elementary school students and its students have won over $10 million in high school and college scholarships. Tim chairs the U.S. Squash Doubles Committee and is a former board member of U.S. Squash. A native of Cincinnati, Tim hails from a family of squash players and lives in New York City.
Sage Ramadge – Deputy Director
As a Deputy Director for NUSEA, Sage manages NUSEA’s operations, communications, membership, and international projects. Sage spent 11 years at Harlem’s StreetSquash, serving as Academic Director, Program Director, and most recently Director of Strategic Development, focused on fundraising and program development. He studied International Relations and French Literature at Johns Hopkins, where he was 2-year captain of the rugby team. Sage is a Coro Leadership New York alumnus and lives in Harlem with his wife and daughter.
Alana Lerner – Director of Academic Programs & Alumni Support
Alana manages the academic initiatives, alumni outreach, and the member program evaluation process at NUSEA. Alana graduated from Columbia University, where she played varsity soccer and earned her B.A. in neuroscience. A Teach for America alumna, she taught high school science for two years in Phoenix, Arizona and earned her M.A. in Education from Arizona State University in 2012. Prior to joining NUSEA, Alana spent two years at StreetSquash in Harlem as an Academic Director.