Nicholas “Nick” Sloane is a recent graduate of James Madison University with a degree majoring in English with minors in Music Industry and Secondary Education. While at JMU, Nick made use of his writing talents as a Staff Writer for the student-run newspaper The Breeze for four years, and discovered athletic talents as a member of JMU Varisty Cheerleading for three. These capacities exposed him to various interesting people and places across the eastern United States, earning him a 25+ article portfolio in the former and an NCA Collegiate National Championship in the latter. Nick also possesses talent and proficiency with a guitar, a tradition passed on through all Sloane men, and he has used that gift in various bands and projects throughout high school and college. Currently this gift serves him as one of the guitarists in the band Better Homes of Northern Virginia. Nick currently lives in Alexandria, Virginia.