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Daniel Alan Nelson

Daniel Alan Nelson, American editor, columnist. Board member Pierce County Trails Advisory Center, Tacoma, 1992-1994; advisory-evaluator trail/parks projects Washington State Interagency Committee for Outdoor Recreation, Olympia, 1993-1994. Member Outdoor Writers Association American, Society Professional Journalists.

Background

  • Nelson, Daniel Alan was born on April 20, 1966 in Ripon, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Lee and Diana Shirley (Lemberg) Nelson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History and Political Science, Washington State University, 1989.

    Career

    • Reporter Pierce County Herald, Puyallup, Washington, 1989-1991. Editor Signpost for Northwest Trails Magazine, Seattle, since 1991. Author Foghorn Press, San Francisco, since 1994.

      Graphic designer Earth-Share of Washington, Seattle, 1992-1994.

    Works

    • Freelance columnist American Hiking magazine, Washington, since 1993, Western Angler, Linders, Wyoming, since 1993. Outdoor columnist The News Tribune, Tacoma, since 1994.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board member Pierce County Trails Advisory Center, Tacoma, 1992-1994. Advisory-evaluator trail/parks projects Washington State Interagency Committee for Outdoor Recreation, Olympia, 1993-1994. Member Outdoor Writers Association American, Society Professional Journalists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, mountain climbing, wilderness photography.

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    Born April 20, 1966
    (age 51)
    • 1989
      Washington State University
    • 1989 - 1991
      Reporter Pierce County Herald
      Puyallup, Washington, United States
    • 1991
      editor Signpost for Northwest Trails Magazine
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1994
      author, Foghorn Press
      San Francisco, California, United States