ARBIE JEROME NICKERSON V
Arbie was born and raised in Miami, Florida. At the age of 10, Arbie became fascinated with the art of music. He joined his local church drumline and expanded his piano and audio production skills. At 14, he joined YOUmedia Miami, a program with Miami Dade Public Library Systems teaching teens multimedia production. Two years later, Arbie was asked to lead a performing arts program for special needs individuals who seek a music career. Arbie joined the Socialization Education and Employment (S.E.E.) Foundation as a music director and worked with other initiatives such as food drives, where SEE Foundation fed over 2,000 families, and the Beyond our Abilities Special Games, where 200 special needs individuals competed in athletic competitions. His work with SEE Foundation sparked his interest in public service. Which lead him to run for public office leading to internships in the Florida House and a job in the Florida Senate. Currently, Arbie is a Lead Audio Engineer at International Music Group Studios. He's the C.E.O. of a production company where he oversees the execution of multiple multimedia projects and is the Site Manager of the Liberty City Chapter of the Miami Music Project.