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Tim Nellett

Tim Nellett

Director

Veterans Services

Contact Information

Phone
970-351-1403
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Veterans Services
Campus Box 65
Greeley, CO 80639

Education

Tim graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications, and earned his Master's Degree in Higher Education-Student Affairs from Eastern Michigan University.

Professional/Academic Experience

Tim enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Infantry in 2005 and served as a Rifleman, Grenadier and Team Leader in 1st Battalion 6th Marine Regiment out of Camp Lejeune, NC. He deployed to Ramadi, Iraq in 2006-2007 and in 2008 he was deployed to Kandahar and Garmsir, Afghanistan.

Upon finishing his undergraduate studies, Tim began working for the Peer Advisors for Veteran Education (PAVE) National Team in several capacities, eventually becoming the Program Manager. 

Research/Areas of Interest

Helping veterans successfully transition from military to civilian life with an emphasis on transitions related to education and employment.

Publications/Creative Works

Peer Advisors for Veteran Education (PAVE): Implementing a sustainable peer support program for student veterans on college campuses