Brenda Nelson


Brenda joined APMA with solid experience on a range of projects for education, healthcare, corporate, and industrial clients. She is capable of handling many aspects of a project’s development from beginning to end. Using Revit and the latest software, Brenda creates schematic design concepts and construction documents that meld a client’s vision with site and budget requirements. Her strong work ethic and positive nature, along with her knowledge of LEED design, are a benefit to a host of clients and teams.

LEED Accredited Professional


Master of Architecture
University of Colorado at Denver

Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication
University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Old buildings, old photos, old cars and all kinds of people.


  • National AIA Custom Residential Architects Network Newsletter Editor
  • National AIA Custom Residential Architects Network Emerging Professional Sub-committee
  • Nebraska AIA Board of Directors, Associate Director
  • Country Club Hills Neighborhood Association

“Well, I’ve wrestled with reality for 35 years, Doctor, and I’m happy to state I finally won out over it.”

– Elwood P. Dow