Nick has been dating multi talented actress, comedian and voice artist Amy Poehler since May 2013. As her boyfriend, Amy has also mentioned him several times in her 2014 memoir, Yes Please.
As a child, Nick received his elementary education from Rye Country Day School. He then joined The Mountain School. After his high school graduation, he joined Georgetown University. There he majored in history and he finally earned his undergraduate degree in 2001. After that he began his career as a writer in Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show. He began his stand up career from 2004. He began touring United States as a standup comedian and he also appeared in several comedy podcasts and radio programs. He made his television debut in 2006 and that was in Late Night with Conan O'Brien. His net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.