Nik Zaleski is a director, playwright, and cultural activist rooted primarily in the reproductive justice movement. Professionally, she has worked as a consultant on arts-based strategy for various health-focused organizations. At ICAH, she directs the FYI Performance Company, which designs participatory theater experiences about sexual health and sexual violence. Nik is an Artistic Associate for Sojourn Theater and has directed performance for FYI, Redmoon Theater, Northwestern University, Ag47, Urban Gateways, and Erasing the Distance, where she is also a company member. She helped found Swarm Artist Residency, where she helps organize safe, inclusive spaces for Chicago artists.