Erich Nelson

Erich Nelson

Friend (Professional Mentor)

Coming from Houston, Texas, Erich Nelson is an optimistic, passionate, innovative leader of fun! Erich has over 15 years of experience working with school-aged youth, most recently serving as the Director of Youth Development for the YMCA of Greater Houston. Erich is soon-to-be married to his fiancé and partner of 5 years, Daisy. Erich and Daisy have three cats who always keep them on their toes. When Erich is not in the office, you will most likely find him in the mountains on a snowboard, in a tent, or hiking through beautiful Colorado. Erich is excited to bring his passion for child development to the Friends of the Children Colorado Springs chapter.