DJ Nelson (Director of JackShack Entertainment)

In 2017-2018, DJ returns for his 9th year at Ector County Coliseum. He is a 2009 graduate of University of Wisconsin-Parkside with a degree in Sports Management.

DJ first started off as an intern in the summer of 2008 and helped lead JackShack Entertainment into a new era by renovating Odessa Concessions. His dedication and hard work propelled JackShack Entertainment forward, winning Concessions of the Year in the Central Hockey League three consecutive years: an achievement never accomplished by JackShack Entertainment in the previously.

DJ grew up in West Allis, Wisconsin: a suburb of Milwaukee. He is a die-hard Milwaukee Brewers fan. In his spare time he loves playing golf and bowling. He resides in Odessa with his wife Stephanie, son David, and dog, Miller.

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