Ms. Nelson formerly served as the President of the Board of Directors for the Chicago Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM). Chicago SHRM is one of the country’s largest HR professional societies and a leader in the advancement of human resource management. Previously, she led HR teams at Spot Trading, Ibbotson and Legacy Marketing Partners, consistently achieving organizational transformation by identifying the best talent to build a culture of engagement, agility and innovation.
She recently joined the Board of Directors for Project RELO, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating business executives on the benefits of hiring military veterans. Ms. Nelson graduated from Drake University and earned a master’s degree in HR Management from Keller Graduate School.