Gian Linard Nicolay lives and works in Ardez and Frick. He grew up in Kanton Graubünden and moved with his family in 2007 in his mothers town Ardez. He works as an agronomist and sociologist and is interested in culture and politics. He engages himself in sustainable development and is committed to support good conditions for living a good live in the alps. Since 2012 he is board member of the NAIRS friendships‘ association and since 2014 he is treasurer of the construction panel.