Nick started his career in a Level 1 trauma center providing patient care as an Emergency Medical Technician. He eventually transitioned into an emergency management role within the University of Virginia Medical Center. He then served as a planner with the Public Health Department in Boulder County, Colorado, and became a subject matter expert in planning for medical countermeasures, infectious disease, and environmental emergencies. During this time, he also served as coordinator for the Medical Reserve Corps of Boulder County, a local volunteer emergency response organization. Nick has been deployed to numerous disasters and filled various roles within incident command and community emergency operation centers.
Nick received a B.S. in Health Sciences from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Nick has a passion for the studying leadership and has continued leadership studies throughout his career. Nick is also a graduate of Boulder County's Leadership Academy.