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Carl Alfred Nelson, author, international business educator, Former Captain United States Navy. Decorated Legion of Merit, Bronze Star (V), Air medals, combat commendations; named Outstanding Alumni of Year, United States International University, 1989, Distinguished Graduate Carrick High School, PItts., 2006; recipient Distinguished Global Educator award California School International Management, 2003.


Nelson, Carl Alfred was born on October 11, 1930 in Pittsburgh. Son of Alfred Helge Nelson and Isabel Alice (Younger) Newbauer.


Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1956. Master of Science, United States Naval Post Graduate, 1967. Student, United States Naval War College, 1970.

Doctor of Business Administration, United States International University Alliance, 1984.


Enlisted United States Navy, 1949, advanced through grades to captain, 1956-1982. Commanding officer United States Ship Worden CG-18, 4 others, Four Tours Duty VN War. Vice president, director AMMEX Consultant, Chula Vista, California, 1985-1986.

President Global Business & Trade, San Diego, 1982—2004. Professor California International Business University. Lecturer in field.



Co-founder, Chula Vista Boys and Girls Club. President Chula Vista Boys Club, 1988. Executive board directors California Democratic Party, 1992-1997, president South Dakota Writers/Editors Guild, 1998-2000.

Board director Vietnam Veterans America. Economic Development Commissioner, Chula Vista, 2000-2006. Member Authors's Guild of America, Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce (director 1984-1990, International Focus award 1988), Optimist Club, 50+ Year Mason (32 degree), Scottish Rite San Diego (life).


Married Barbara Long, June 2, 1956 (deceased). Children: Jennifer, Allison, Monica. Married Dolores Hansen, April 8, 2006.

Alfred Helge Nelson Newbauer

Isabel Alice (Younger) Newbauer

Barbara Long

Dolores Hansen

Jennifer Nelson

Allison Nelson

Monica Nelson