Mickey Nelson

Mickey Nelson

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Former Assistant Director of the U.S. Secret Service

Mickey Nelson is a Senior Advisor at Command Consulting Group and a 28-year veteran of the United States Secret Service (USSS).  Most recently, Nelson served as Assistant Director of the Secret Service in the Office of Protective Operations, where he was responsible for the oversight of the Presidential, Vice Presidential, and Dignitary Protective Divisions. In 2009, Nelson was chosen by the Secretary of Homeland Security to serve as the lead federal official for coordinating incident management, overseeing resource allocation, and ensuring the seamless integration of federal support for the historic 2009 Presidential Inauguration and pre-Inauguration events. 

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