Nate assisted Mark in getting a new job at one of his workplaces after they had worked together previously. They quickly grew close through bonding over their common interest in God, computers, weapons and fitness.
As Nate and Jessica's relationship has proven, meeting people online can lead to some lasting friendships. Nate and Shane met while playing World of Warcraft. They bond over all things technology, except the never satisfied argument of Mac vs. PC.
Nate's brother from the same mother, Zachary, grew up with Nate. Though they have very different personalities, they have grown closer as years go on.
Nate's brother from another mother - his cousin, Allen, experienced life together.
The cutest blond curls can be found on the head of Nate's nephew, Zayden. Cat lover, like the best of us.