Nicholas Carlisle is the executive director of No Bully, a San Francisco based non-profit. He is an attorney and psychotherapist. Having experienced firsthand the reality of bullying in the middle years at school, he is committed to creating schools where every child feels accepted by his or her peers. Nicholas graduated from Oxford University, qualified as a lawyer with a human rights focus and was chairman of the non-profit section of Amnesty International in Britain. He researched with Professor Eric Rofes the effects of school bullying (published in 2007 in the Journal of Traumatology). Nicholas is a seasoned conference speaker, expert witness and commentator on school bullying for NPR and other radio stations across the country.