Nick was raised in Hawaii Kai, Hawaii before joining the United States Army out of high school. Nick served in the infantry and deployed to Iraq in 2008, where he was wounded in action. He then moved to Texas to begin his college education at Texas State University. Nick completed 2 Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degree at the university while working in the states and overseas as a K9 Handler. Nick then began a career in music in 2016 and travels with his band performing all over the country. Nick has 2 sons that he loves taking outdoors and teaching all about music. He loves hiking, rucking, and anything that pushes him outside of his comfort zone while breaking a sweat.