Nick Burke was born in Victoria Mines, Nova Scotia, and currently works as a real estate agent with Keller Williams Capital Realty. Nick also works as a lawyer in Sydney, Nova Scotia and was admitted to the Nova Scotia Barristers Society in 2016.
After attending law school, Nick decided to move back to Cape Breton with his wife, Katherine to set down their roots.
Nick is the Race Director/ Chair of the Cape Breton Fiddlers Run, Race Director of the James Delorey Road Race and is a Health Care Administration Officer with the Canadian Armed Forces (35 (Sydney) Field Ambulance).
Nick is the secretary of the Soccer Cape Breton Association, treasurer of the Victoria Park Officers Mess and secretary of the New Victoria Volunteer Fire Department.