Executive Vice President, Chief Business Development Officer
Ms. Nelson currently leads the business
development efforts of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation as the
organization’s Chief Business Development Officer. In this role, Ms. Nelson is
focused on providing the tools to assist job creation and investment by
retaining and growing Michigan businesses, attracting national and
international businesses and accelerating the entrepreneurial community.
to joining the MEDC, Ms. Nelson served as an attorney with the Dykema Gossett
law firm and was a member of its Public Finance Corporate Group.
Nelson graduated from Northern Michigan University, Magna Cum Laude, with a
Bachelor of Science degree, Speech Communication. She received her law degree
from Michigan State University - College of Law, graduating Magna Cum Laude.