Jay Nelson, Archer Commercial Realtor, Elected President of Area Commercial Realtors
Jay Nelson, a commercial realtor with Archer Commercial Real Estate, has been elected president of the board of directors for the Fargo-Moorhead Area Commercial Realtors organization; his second time in this position over the last decade. Jay specializes in office and industrial commercial real estate, with an emphasis geographically in downtown Fargo. In August 2008, Jay earned the coveted CCIM designation. A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate. Only 3% of the estimated 300,000 commercial real estate practitioners nationwide hold the CCIM designation, which reflects not only the caliber of the program, but also why it is one of the most coveted and respected designations in the industry. A Fargo resident since 1966, Jay also serves as the president of the board of directors for the Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre, serves on the City of Fargo Historic Preservation Committee, serves as a board member on the Jefferson Area Neighborhood Association (JANA) board, and delivers lunches weekly as a Meals on Wheels volunteer.