National Association of Directors of Christian Education

Andrew Nelson

AndrewDCE Andrew Nelson, At-Large

Andrew Nelson is the Youth and Family Life Director for Chapel of the Cross Lutheran Church in St. Peters, MO. Before moving to Missouri, Andrew served as DCE at Messiah Lutheran Church in Sterling, IL (2008-2012).

He received his Bachelor of Arts degree and Director of Christian Education Certification from Concordia University, Nebraska in 2009.  He is currently enrolled in the MA Theology program at Concordia University, Irvine, California.

Andrew and his wife were married in 2009 and share a home with their daughters, Adley Grace (2015) and Noelle Ann (2016). In addition to ministry, Andrew enjoys playing with his girls, coaching soccer, and all things sports-related.