|Hometown:||Los Angeles, CA|
2013: Played in all ten games...
2012: Played nine games... Three starts... Five solos and 14 overall tackles... 2-4-6 at Georgetown.
2011: Second among the Yale defensive backs with 28 solo tackles and 35 overall... Career-best 6-1-7 vs. Harvard.
2010: Played a backup DB role and had five solos with seven overall tackles... One PBU... Also played special teams... Two solo tackles vs. Columbia.
Off the Field: Offered and accepted full-time position upon graduation for Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, New York , NY (May 2014)…Global Investment Banking Summer Analyst, Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, New York , NY, involved in developing financial models, performing financial analysis, conducting company and industry research, and managing several projects (summer 2013)…Assistant to Property Managers at C,A, White, Inc., a privately-owned real estate company with maintenance and management of their locations consisting of commercial, residential, and hotel properties (summer 2012)…Intern, Commercial Finance Division at California First National Bank, Irvine, California involving completing the sales training program, working with a sales team and was given direct responsibility for contacting selected corporate accounts, and working on financing opportunities ranging from $500,000 to $20,000,000 (summer 2011)…Investment Banking Analyst Trainee at Investment Banking Institute in Los Angeles, California in a one-month investment banking seminar focused on the role of investment banks, their organizational structures, and their execution capabilities (summer 2012)…Recipient of Donald S. Hopkins Scholarship Fund and Mercein Family Scholarship Fund…Member of Zeta Psi Fraternity (2011–present)…Volunteer with Mandi Schwartz Bone Marrow Drive and Swashbuckler Sports Camps (2011–present)
At Harvard-Westlake High School: Three-time football letterman… Played FS and returned kicks… Set school record with four interceptions in one game as a junior… His five interceptions that year led the league… Picked off 12 passes in three seasons… Three-time All-Del Rey League… Los Angeles Daily News Player of the Week… San Fernando Valley hall of fame scholar-athlete award winner… Played on three teams that were CIF-SS Northwest Division Quarterfinalists… Personal: Nicholas Okano is the son of Margaret Minenko and Jeffrey Okano… Offered football scholarships to Air Force, Army and Portland State… Brother, Chris, plays soccer at Bates College… Intends to major in Economics and work in finance...Morse College resident... Economics major.