Nik is currently employed with the Edmonton Police Service, in his tenth year of service. Nik currently works within the CORE Training Section of the Service, teaching officer safety and police tactics.
Nik’s family is full of emergency responders, in both the policing and medical fields. Originally from Jasper AB, he grew up spending much of his time in the outdoors and has been part of the rodeo family throughout his life. His father a now retired member of the RCMP, a past president for both the Jasper Heritage Rodeo and the Grande Prairie Stompede. His mother the Director of the Miss Rodeo Jasper and Miss Rodeo Grande Prairie programs.
Nik has had a love for rodeo from a young age. Nik is thankful to be a part of the First Responder Rodeo and having an opportunity to once again share in the sport so many enjoy.