Nick was born and raised in Akron, OH. Nick attended Ohio University in Athens, OH where he earned a degree in Fine Arts. Upon graduation, Nick moved to Columbus, OH where he lived for the next seven years. He settled into a job at a custom sign company as a project manager. When the company relocated to Las Vegas, Nevada and Nick followed. Five years later, Nick and his family decided to move back to his hometown to be close to relatives and raise their daughter.