Stevie K. Nelson
|Preferred Mailing Address||4131 Ruby Lane
Eagan, MN 55122
|Contact Phone||Work: 612-309-7870|
HS diploma, Cotton Plant High School 1981, US Army Military Schools; Management, Primary Leadership Development, EEOC Coordinator and Safety Training 1981-2001. Community Health Worker Certificate 2008, Partners in Policymaking Certificate 2008, Active Volunteer in Cardiovascular Health and Health Care Education 1999-present.
|Interest in developmental disabilities||Being a stroke survivor for the past 14 years, I have met and got to know many people that living with a disability. It has made me to have an affinity for all disabilities.|
|Experience in developmental disabilities||I have been a strong advocate, peer mentor and consultant to people with disabilities through my volunteer work with various organizations such as; the Courage Center, American Heart and Stroke Association, MN Brain Injury Association.|
| I retired from the US Army Reserve 10 years ago after serving 21 years. Originally from Arkansas, I have lived in Eagan, MN for the past 15 years. It is a privilege to be a member of the MN Governors Council on Developmental Disabilities. I believe strongly in giving to my community and advocating for the good of others. "People Don't Care How Much You Know Until They Know How Much You Care."