Region V Vice President
Nelson McCracken was elected NAAE Region V Vice President at the 2023 NAAE Convention. His tenure as regional vice president will last for three years. Nelson teaches agriculture at Bagley Middle School and North Murray High School in Chatsworth, Georgia.
In 2016 Nelson was named the Outstanding Agriculture Teacher for Region V and in 2018 Bagley Middle School was named the outstanding Middle/Secondary Agricultural Education Program for Region V. Nelson has served as the Area 1 coordinator for the Georgia Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association and is currently the State President for GVATA. Nelson also serves on the NAAE Marketing committee.
Nelson has taught agriculture for 25 years. He resides in Crandall, GA with his wife Ruby who is also his teaching partner. They have a son and a daughter, Colin and Samantha.