Nick, and his wife Kari, were both raised in League City and graduated from Clear Creek High School.
When they decided to start a family, they moved back to League City to raise their children (Sterling and Walker) close to grandparents and in the same wonderful environment that they grew up in.
Nick earned his Bachelor's of Business Administration and Master's of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin McComb’s School of Business.
He co-founded a benefits consulting firm that grew to be one of the largest HUB certified firms of its kind in Texas. Long sold the firm to Gallagher Benefits and assumed a role as Vice President in May 2013. He also cofounded and was named Managing Director of a real estate and healthcare investment firm concentrated on investing in Galveston County and South Texas in 2013.
Nick has been involved in the community in a variety of ways including:
CCISD District Educational Improvement Committee
CCISD Student Health Advisory Committee
Clear Lake Area Republicans
League City Chamber of Commerce
League City Finance Committee
University of Texas Chancellor’s Committee
The Longs are active members of Bay Harbour United Methodist Church.