Ben Nelson, P.E., LEED AP


Ben Nelson is a Principal in the Nashville (Brentwood), Tennessee office. His responsibilities include engineering design and project coordination. Ben has experience with projects from single-story to mid-rise buildings in steel, concrete, masonry, and wood, including new sites, additions, and renovations. His projects have been in the categories of healthcare, office, education, industrial, and government. He has been with SDL since 2005, and prior to that worked six years for a large multi-discipline engineering firm in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Ben received his Bachelor of Engineering, Civil, and Master of Engineering from Vanderbilt University. He is a LEED Accredited Professional BD+C and is a registered Professional Engineer in Maryland and Tennessee.

Ben is a member of ASCE, AISC, and USGBC. He is also a Vanderbilt University Senior Design Mentor.