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Dean's Advisory Council: Carl Nelson, Jr.

Carl Nelson was a partner at Arthur Andersen for 31 years until he retired in February 2002.  Carl served as managing partner of the Columbus office of Arthur Andersen from 1994 until his retirement.  Also, he was the leader of the firm’s consulting services for the products industry in the United States.

Today, Carl serves on the board of Worthington Industries, where he is audit committee chair, and also on the board of two privately held companies.  He has previously served on the board of directors at Dominion Homes, the advisory board of Stonehenge Capital and on the boards of several privately held companies.  He is an independent business consultant, having worked significantly with Advanced Drainage Systems in Columbus.  He has served as a lecturer in the MBA and Executive Education programs at Fisher College of Business.

Mr. Nelson received his B.S. in accounting from The Ohio State University and his MBA from the University of Wisconsin.