|Hometown:||Lake Worth, FL|
|High School:||Palm Beach Central|
Before SHU: Four-year volleyball letterman at Palm Beach Central High School. Two-time captain for Coach Andrew Elder. Named to the first team All-Conference in his sophomore, junior, and senior years. Named to the All-County team in his senior year.
Personal: Born on December 28, 1993. His father is Joe Nelson. He is majoring in Criminal Justice. His favorite sports teams are the Miami Dolphins and Miami Heat. His favorite movies are The Departed, Frequency, and Dear John. He likes the TV Show Burn Notice and the his favorite book is The Count of Monte Cristo. In his spare time he likes to run, bike, and play beach volleyball.