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agricultural products executive

James Dean Nelson, American agricultural products executive. Research fellow Texas Rice Growers, recipient American Farmer degree, Future Farmers of America, 1974, Lone Star Farmer degree, Future Farmers of America, Texas 1976.

Background

Nelson, James Dean was born on December 11, 1956 in Katy, Texas, United States. Son of Wesley Clyde and Marcella Freeman Nelson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Economic, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1979. Postgraduate, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1981.

Career

Production manager Eurya Rice Mill, Orange, Texas, 1979. Research associate Texas Agricultural Research Center, Beaumont, 1980. Production manager Cox-Nelson Seed Company, Katy, 1981-1983.

President, chief executive officer Nelson Plant Food Corporation, Waller, Texas, since 1983, Kim Industries, Waller, since 1989. Developer NutriStar Fertilizer Products, 1984, consultant National Collegiate Baseball Diamond of 1988, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, Medical Facility, 1989, Gerald Hines Proprties, Houston, since 1989.

Membership

Leader Community Bible Study, since 1988, board administrators Bellville Methodist Church, since 1988, president Methodist Men, 1989, board directors Bellville Community Swimming Pool, since 1988, speaker, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University former students, College Station, Texas, since 1985, class agent Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University Class of 1979, College Station. 2d Lieutenant United States Army, 1979-1984. Member Texas Turfgrass Association, Austin County Agricultural and Mechanical Club (president since 1989), Lions Club, Katy (president 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, fund raising for charities.

Connections

Married Julie Kathleen Gibson, April 5, 1980. Children: Angela, Hunter, Emily.

father:
Wesley Clyde

mother:
Marcella Freeman Nelson

spouse:
Julie Kathleen Gibson

child:
Angela Nelson

child:
Hunter Nelson

child:
Emily Nelson