Originally from Bristol, Rhode Island, Nick relocated to Minnesota to attend St. Olaf College, where he got his BA in Studio Art and Russian Area Studies. On campus, he was heavily involved campus life, utilizing his marketing and design skills for student organizations such as the Music Entertainment Committee, the After Dark Committee, and the Sexual Assault Resource Network. Nick was also the station manager of St. Olaf's student run radio station, KSTO.
Nick primarily works with digital media, with proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, and 3D modeling software such as Blender, DAZ 3D, and Graphite. In addition to digital media, Nick is proficient in welding, bronze casting, stone lithography, and woodworking.