A Utah native, Landon Nelson moved to Las Vegas in 2009 to pursue a career in golf. He graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ professional golf management program and earned his bachelor’s degree in recreation management along with his PGA membership, helping him to make his name in the golf industry. He set his sights on tournament operations, working as the chapter coordinator for the PGA Southwest Section Southern Nevada Chapter, facilitating weekly events for PGA professionals, directing the Antigua Junior Prep Tour each summer, and acquiring and maintaining corporate sponsorships. Throughout his career, Landon created relationships in several industries while forming his communication, organization, scheduling and event operations skills. He is eager to bring his unique perspective and versatile skillset to Capital West as he makes the transition into the construction industry.
In his spare time, he enjoys staying active, serving others in the community and spending time with his wife and two daughters.