Nick grew up in Chico, California spending most of his time hiking, boating, and fishing around California. In his junior year of high school he began to attend boarding school in Colorado where he fell in love with the mountains and rivers of Colorado. Since graduating high school, Nick has attended college in California and is currently a sophomore at CU Boulder. Nick traveled to Chile to volunteer and fly fish with Creatio in the Winter of 2014, and is planning on bringing more fly fishing trips to Creatio. He enjoys most outdoor activities, especially fly fishing, backpacking, skiing, but also enjoys cooking, reading, and art.