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Daniel Alan Nelson Edit Profile

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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

  • Other Work

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

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, mountaineering, wilderness photography.

Connections

father:
James Lee Nelson

mother:
Diana Shirley (Lemberg) Nelson