Brian Nelson is senior vice president and chief financial officer for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). As CFO, he directs and administers CUNA’s overall financial plans, business policies and accounting practices. He has been with CUNA since 1988, and has served in roles of increasing responsibility in the association’s finance department.
Prior to joining CUNA, Brian worked for a CPA firm in the Madison, Wisconsin area for six years. He holds degrees in both accounting and business administration (finance) from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville, from which he graduated summa cum laude. He is a certified public accountant and a member of both the American Institute of CPAs and the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs.