Missouri Governor Mike Parson recently appointed a Lincoln, MO mas as the Benton County Northern Commissioner.

Parson's office says that on February 21, Glen Nelson was appointed as the Benton County Northern Commissioner.

Nelson recently concluded several years of service on the Board of Directors for Bothwell Regional Medical System. His previous career experience included multiple terms as the Mayor of Lincoln, Missouri, and over 30 years with AT&T/Pacific Bell, where he rose to being an Operations District Manager at the end of his time with the company.

He is involved in the community through service on the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and the Whiteman Air Force Base Community Council. Mr. Nelson also served six years as a member of the U.S. Marine Corp Reserve.