Nate originally hails from British Columbia, Canada but has been residing in mountainous American states since 2002. He has previously worked in the ski industry and for small mountain towns in Colorado and Idaho. At Mountain Humane he shoots photo and video of animals, produces media, and updates website content.

Nate is passionate about reducing pet overpopulation and homelessness. He spends the majority of his free time enjoying the outdoors with his Idaho Shag dog, Iris.