Nicholas has been in local church pastoral leadership for 22 years, and Senior Pastor at Kew Baptist since 2011. Before entering Christian ministry he worked as a professional chef for ten years in 5 Star Hotels. He completed a BTheol (Hons) and Adv Dip Min through Melbourne College of Divinity, and went on to receive a Grad Cert Arts (Theology) from Australian Catholic University.
In 2011, he completed a Master of Philosophy thesis exploring the intersection between hospitality and spirituality, and in 2018 completed a Master of Arts (Theology) with Ridley College. His primary gifting and calling is in the areas of preaching and teaching, leadership, creative arts and worship, and evangelism. Nicholas is married to Amanda.