Colleen Nelson graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a Business degree while serving in the United States Army. After her Army career she gained experience in several different areas before joining the firm of Merritt, McLane and Hamby, P.C.. She is married to James and has two children, Todd and Rachel. She is a member of Holy Family Catholic Church. She has volunteered for Meals on Wheels and the Veteran’s Service Office. She enjoys spending time traveling and with her family and friends.