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Ron Nelson


Ron Nelson is a Manager in Strategen’s Government and Utility Practice.  Prior to Joining Strategen, Ron worked as an Economist for the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office where he represented consumers on topics including community solar gardens, the costs and benefits of grid modernization, cost modeling, rate design, and utility business models.  He has also worked as an economic researcher for two universities and the United States Geological Survey where he researched the quantification of environmental externalities. He earned two undergraduate degrees from Western Washington University in Environmental Economics and Mathematics, and a Master’s of Science in Resource Economics from Colorado State University.