Nathan lives in Fridley with his wife Sharon and three children, AJ, William and Emily. They are members of St. Williams Church in Fridley. Nathan previously worked in the college bookstore industry for 30 years, managing the bookstore for Metro State University. Nathan has been a volunteer for Irondale Marching Band, Coach for St. John the Baptist Catholic School Swim Team and Irondale Baseball League. Nathan is the Treasurer on the Board of Directors for the Celtic Junction Arts Center. Nathan enjoys camping, kayaking, nature photography and playing guitar.