Chad Nelson Nelson

Profile Updated: March 1, 2018
Chad Nelson
Residing In: Waddell, AZ USA
Spouse/Partner: Wendy Henson (Class of '69)
Occupation: Commercial/Business Insurance (Retired)
Children: 1) Niki Luck, born 1974 (married/1 son & 3 daughters/resides in Elizabeth, CO);
2) Erin McKay, More…born 1976 (married/1 daughter & 1 son/resides in South Jordan, UT);
3) Brynn, born 1980 (to be married April 2018-married name will be Miller/resides in Rock Springs, WY)
[Yes, I ran a sorority house...]
Yes! Attending Reunion
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Attended U of U, graduated '73 (BS in Business Management).
Played (more accurately stated, I "practiced") two years of football at the U of U - GO UTES!!!
Member Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.
Married Wendy 1971 and still going strong!
Coached Granite Little League Football (7 yrs), with fellow Granite alumni Greg Matsuura and John Henson.
NSPS Ski Patrolman at Brighton Ski Resort ('72-'77).
Travelers Insurance Co. (1973-1990), worked in SLC, Great Falls, MT ('80-'85), and Denver, CO offices ('85-'90); underwriter, marketing, sales management.
Sealed to Wendy and our three daughters in the Cardston, Alberta Canada Temple, 1982.
Ashby & McCreadie, Inc (Denver/1991-1997), commercial/ business insurance sales.
Over the years, coached daughters in softball and volleyball pursuits.
Peliton Insurance (Denver/1997-2009), this company purchased my prior employer and I continued in commercial insurance sales and office management.
Rejoined Travelers Insurance Co. in 2011, working in a special marketing unit associated with USAA Insurance. Retired at the end of 2016.
Now relocated in Waddell, Arizona as of Dec 2018 (west of Phoenix) for the "golden years! Hope to enjoy some golf and bike riding, however the best is wrestling with the grand kids!!!

School Story:

Just too many to recall a favorite one. Best overall times were with my great teammates playing football and baseball at Granite. Loved Thursdays and Fridays getting ready for the JV and Varsity games - night games were the best! We should have won more -we were better than our records! GO FARMERS!!
The halls at Granite were where almost everything happened - many that were not supposed to! I still recall all the fun at school dances, assemblies and dates. My favorite music is still from the 60's, to my wife's chagrin. Still wish I had that '67 VW "bug" - but even more, my wife's '67 Camaro with the 327 3-speed. Oh well, hind sight is always 20/20!

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