Mr. Nelson has more than seven years experience in commercial real property acquisition and sales, as well as the origination and structuring of real estate financing. Mr. Nelson’s current focus is the development and leasing of power and neighborhood shopping centers throughout the greater Las Vegas Valley. In working in this capacity, he negotiates leases and sales to major anchor tenants, sales and leases to freestanding pad users, such as restaurants and financial institutions, and negotiates all shop leases for these developments. Mr. Nelson, a Las Vegas native, leverages a public accounting and mortgage-banking background to provide financial and analytical counsel. Mr. Nelson received his Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of San Diego in 1997 and became licensed with the Nevada Division of Real Estate in 2004. He managed and trained teams of field auditors for audits of the nation’s foremost newspapers. Audits of note include the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle & Examiner and the San Diego Tribune.
Current and past assignments include Morgan Stanley, Hilton Grand Garden Inn, Fills Convenience Stores, Putter’s Bar & Grill and American Family Insurance. Mr. Nelson’s civic affiliations include the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada, the Las Vegas Rotary Club and the Samaritan House. In addition, he enjoys alumni work with the University of San Diego Alumni Association as well as the Bishop Gorman Alumni Association. Mr. Nelson is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).