Nick Harmsen began serving as an admissions counselor in 2016. Harmsen returned to his alma mater immediately after graduating with his second degree from Huntington University.
Harmsen obtained his bachelor’s degree in sports and exercise science in 2013, and three years later, his master’s degree in counseling psychology. During his time as a student, Harmsen was a part of the HU varsity men’s soccer team and worked as a graduate assistant in the Academic Center for Excellence.
The Michigan native married his wife, Rachel, in 2014. They currently reside in Fort Wayne and attend Emmanuel Community Church.
Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
Nick Harmsen returns for his third year as an assistant coach for the HU men’s soccer program. The Michigan native was a center defensive mid for Coach Lawson from 2009-13 before joining the Forester coaching ranks in 2015.
Harmsen’s primary responsibilities include training midfielders, working with players on the mental aspect of the game and recruiting.
Harmsen graduated from Huntington in 2013 with a BS in Sport & Exercise Studies. With a particular interest in sports psychology, he also earned his MA in Counseling from the University in 2016. He is currently serving as an HU admissions counselor. He and his wife Rachel, also an HU alum, reside in Fort Wayne, Ind.