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Earl Calvin Nelson Edit Profile

Insurance company executive

Earl Calvin Nelson, American insurance company executive. Recipient Boss of Year award, Insurance Women Los Angeles, 1971.

Background

Nelson, Earl Calvin was born on September 23, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Earl Calvin and Catherine Margaret (Heineman) Nelson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in General Business, University Southern California, 1945.

Career

From solicitor to manager E.C. Nelson Inc., 1945—1960. President Nelson Company, Los Angeles, 1960—1984. Director Houston Casualty Company, 1981—1988.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Business School Insurance Holdings, Houston.

Membership

Scoutmaster Santa Monica council Boy Scouts American, California, 1963—1969. Chairman Conference Committee Producers California Fair Plan, 1965—1969. Member of Insurance Brokers Society Los Angeles (president 1967), National Association Insurance Brokers 1979-1980, Steelhead Society British Columbia, California Yacht Club, Ducks Unlimited.

Connections

Married L. S. Blackburn. Children from previous marriage: Earl Bradley, Sarah, Catherine Louise, Peter Calvin.

father:
Earl Calvin Nelson

mother:
Catherine Margaret (Heineman) Nelson

spouse:
L. S. Blackburn