Nicholas was born and raised in Central Oregon and attended Oregon State University, earning a B.A. in Speech Communication. He is a proud board member of the OSU Rainbow Connect Alumni Network. Nicholas spent 10 years working at Portland State University in Enrollment & Student Services and Public Affairs. While at PSU he earned his M.S. in Educational Leadership & Policy. Nicholas brings a fresh perspective to the Financial Services industry and is eager to bring his outreach and communication skills to retirement plan education to support CHP clients achieve their retirement goals. In his spare time, you can find Nicholas exploring art museums and the performing arts while enjoying Willamette Valley Pinot.