Jason J. Nelson is an ordained elder in the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He holds B.A., M.A., M.Ed., and M.Div. degrees from Trinity International University, Trinity Graduate School, Houston Baptist University, and Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University.
Jason has served several churches under episcopal appointment: Christ United Methodist Church (Sugar Land, TX), The Woodlands United Methodist Church (The Woodlands, TX), and is currently the lead pastor at Rose Hill United Methodist Church (Tomball, TX).
Before entering into full-time ministry, Jason spent seven years in public education. He taught 8th grade U.S. History, served as a Social Studies Department Chair, and coached football, basketball, and track.
The Nelson family moved to The Woodlands in 2013. Jason and his wife Tiffany have six children who attend Mitchell Intermediate and McCullough Junior High Schools.
Jason is also a published author and has been invited to speak throughout the country. He is an advocate for education, mental health awareness, breast cancer research and community/global assistance ministries.