Frederick "Nic" Nickens
Veteran, Parent, Educator, Public Servant, Community Powered Leader, and Organizer
“I live my life by the mantra of 'selfless service '. Over my military, and educator career, I have always put the needs of my community first”
Nic is a proud Texas transplant, veteran, parent of five, and Texas High School, teacher. He was born and raised in New York City, and proudly served in the United States Army for 23 years as an Armor First Sergeant, before retiring in 2012.
Nic received his bachelor’s degree from Grantham University in General Studies, his Master’s degree in History from American Military University, and a Principal Certification from Lamar University.
Nic is currently a High School History Teacher and very active in his community and the Collin County Democratic Party where he currently serves as the party's Vice-Chair, and as a Precinct Chair.
As your next Democratic Party County Chair, Nic is committed to ensuring the political success and viability of our County Party.
Collin County NAACP
Executive Board member
Fmr. Social Action Co-chair
Collin County Democratic Party
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. - Xi Tau Lambda
Texas Council of Alpha Chapters (TCAC)
Former 2x Historian
The City of Melissa
Library Board member
McKinney Lacrosse Club
United States Army
Armor First Sergeant
High School Educator:
Bachelor of General Studies
American Military University
Master's of American History