Leadership and

Board of Directors

Carl A. Nelson, Jr.

Independent Business Consultant

Director, 2004

Carl A. Nelson, Jr. is an independent business consultant and works with companies on strategic issues, acquisitions and financial matters. He is a lecturer at The Ohio State University and teaches in the MBA and executive education programs. He also serves on the board of directors of Dominion Homes, MarketSphere Consulting, Shearer's Foods, Inc., Star Leasing and Stonehenge Partners, Inc.

Nelson is a retired partner of Arthur Andersen, having served as leader of consulting services for the products industry in the United States and as managing partner of the Columbus office.Nelson was associated with the firm for 31 years.

Nelson received his Bachelor's degree from The Ohio State University and his Master of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin. He is a CPA and member of The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.