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David Jerome Nelson

David Jerome Nelson, American optometrist. License optometrist, Pennsylvania. President, treasurer Neurnberg High School Parent Teacher Student Organization, 1988-1991. Member American Optometric Association, Central Pennsylvania Optometric Society, Pennsylvania Optometric Association, Christian Businessmen's Committee, Hanover Chamber of Commerce, Rotary.

Background

  • Nelson, David Jerome was born on June 27, 1948 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Donald Jerome and Ruth Rosella (Long) Nelson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Premedicine, Pennsylvania State University, 1970. Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania College Optometry, 1972. OD, Pennsylvania College Optometry, 1974.

      Master of Science in Education, University Southern California, Seoul, 1987.

    Career

    • Commissioned 2d. lieutenant United States Army, 1973, advanced through grades to major, 1984. Clinic chief, optometrist 196th Station Hospital, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, Belgium, 1974-1979, Kenner Army Community Hospital, Fort Lee, Virginia, 1980-1984. Clinic chief, optometrist, consultant 121 EVAC Hospital, Seoul, 1984-1987, Neurnberg Area Communications Hospital, 1987-1991.

      Optometrist Kimbrough Army Community Hospital, Fort Meade, Maryland, 1991-1993. Retired, 1993; private practice, Hanover, Pennsylvania, since 1993.

    Major achievements

    • License optometrist, Pennsylvania.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    President, treasurer Neurnberg High School Parent Teacher Student Organization, 1988-1991. Member American Optometric Association, Central Pennsylvania Optometric Society, Pennsylvania Optometric Association, Christian Businessmen's Committee, Hanover Chamber of Commerce, Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, collecting antiques, costume designing.

    Connections

    • Married Pamela Ann Jemison, June 24, 1972. Children: Melinda, Abigail, Felicia.
    • father: Donald Jerome Nelson
    • mother: Ruth Rosella (Long) Nelson
    • spouse: Pamela Ann Jemison
    • children: Melinda Nelson
    • Abigail Nelson
    • Felicia Nelson
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    Born June 27, 1948
    (age 69)
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