Born: January 3rd, 1949, in San Diego, CA
Education: La Mesa Elementary Schools; Fullerton Junior High and High Schools; California State University, Fullerton, Bachelor of Arts, Communication, 1972.
Present: Founding Member of the Visalia Advisory Flood Map
Past: Golden West High School Soccer Coach: 1990 – 1999
Family: Children - Chad Nelsen, Sean Nelsen, Jill