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Chad Nelson
Metropolitan Mechanical Contractors, Inc.

Chad Nelson is the president of Metropolitan Mechanical Contractors.

As President, Nelson's focus is on developing relationships with building owners, general contractors, architects and consulting engineers to provide best value mechanical solutions.

Nelson graduated from the Milwaukee School of Engineering with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Engineering and an Environmental emphasis. In June of 2014 marked Nelson's 20th Anniversary of employment at MMC. He has had the opportunity to be a part of some very prominent projects in the region including UnitedHealth Group Headquarters, Maple Grove Hospital, St. Cloud Hospital East Addition, Fairview Maple Grove Health Campus, Target Field, Northrop Auditorium and Sanford Fargo Medical Center.

Nelson was married in 1995 to his wife Patrice and they were blessed with two sons, Gunnar and Tor. They also have three dogs (Garth, Ole and Lute) and a cat (Hobo) so there is never a dull moment in the Nelson household. Nelson and his family enjoy the outdoors, including campfires, gardening, hiking, alpine skiing, fishing and upland bird hunting.