Ph.D in Educational Leadership: University of North Dakota;
M.A. in Special Education: University of North Dakota;
B.S. in Elementary Education: Mayville State University - Mayville, ND.
UJ Mailbox: 6005
Office: Lyngstad 212
Phone: 701-252-3467 ext. 5501
Dr. Nelson comes to the University of Jamestown from North Dakota United. There she was the Director of Teaching and Learning with a primary role to provide professional development to local associations. She was involved with Common Core Standards and the development of state guidelines for teacher evaluation systems to determine effectiveness. Dr. Nelson holds her North Dakota Professional Teaching License, North Dakota Special Education Director Licence, Learning Forward Instructional Coach Certification and AFT Foundations I Certification. Her philosophy of teaching includes: productive classroom environment, effective instructional practices, knowing who is in the classroom, and professionalism.