PhD (Instructional Technology), Georgia State University
MS, BS, (Industrial Engineering), Georgia Institute of Technology
Prior to joining the Piedmont faculty, Dr. Nelms worked as a computer systems and logistics consultant with an international management consulting company, a consultant with the Georgia Tech Research Institute, and an MIS department manager, programmer, and database designer with a state agency. He is a registered Professional Engineer with the State of Georgia. Dr. Nelms holds bachelors and masters degrees from Georgia Tech’s School of Industrial & Systems Engineering and a doctorate in Instructional Technology from Georgia State University.