J. Matt Nickels

J. Matt Nickels

Cincinnati City Council, OH

J. Matt Nickels, a father of two (Thatcher and Zelda), and a husband for nearly ten years to Lindsay, PhD. After a tour with the US Cavalry in Baghdad, he moved to Cincinnati in 2007 to attend Xavier University, where he completed a M Ed.

Nickels has a diverse professional skill set in real estate, education, sales, and hospitality; a work history that will benefit the council. His goals include: improvement of the integrity of real estate development relationships within the city council, modernization of our public education system by working to provide internet to every citizen, and improvement of the quality of life by increasing social services, decreasing police activity, addressing affordable housing shortage, and improving roadways.