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Stephen  Nelson

Stephen Nelson

Program Director NATO Next Generation of Modelling and Simulation, NATO HQ SACT
MAJ Stephen Nelson currently serves as the Programme Director for NATO Next Generation M&S in the M&S Branch at HQ Allied Command Transformation. He has served in multiple tactical and operational assignments as a planner and commander including five combat tours to Afghanistan. His education includes multiple graduate degrees focused on organisational leadership, security studies, theology and military operations. He was selected by the Supreme Allied Commander Transformation for the NATO Professional Doctorate Programme with a focus on Organisational Change and exploiting modelling and simulation to enhance political-military cooperation.