Calvin Nelson

Calvin NelsonOur focus on literacy interventions, specifically with Dyslexia will affect the lives of many children and help them achieve a positive attitude, a significant first step.

Retired Professor of Mathematics & College President

Laguna Beach, California

For more than 40 years, Mr. Nelson made significant contributions to education administration developing admissions and record processing systems, while serving as a professor of mathematics at Irvine College, Irvine, California and later as Dean of Instruction at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, California. In 1991, Mr. Nelson had the privilege to serve as the Interim President of Saddleback College. Nelson earned his Doctor of Education Degree from Nova University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and has served on the Donegan Burns Foundation Board of Directors since 2004.