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David Nelson

Vice President, Life
20 Commerce Dr., Ste. 125
Cranford, New Jersey, 07016


David Nelson serves as a Vice President for Highland Capital Brokerage. He has over 24 years of experience in the insurance industry. He concentrates his efforts in the wirehouse and bank channel.

David began his carrier in 1988 with Merrill Lynch and worked for 20 years as a Business Development Specialist for over 150 financial consultants in New Jersey. More recently, he was Regional Vice President with Transamerica and subsequently worked with Capitas in developing one of the most successful regional relationships within the local wirehouse community.

He holds FINRA licenses Series 6 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Limited Representative) and Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), as well as New Jersey life and health licenses. David and his wife, Kelly, reside in Point Pleasant, New Jersey, and have two boys, DJ and Liam. In his leisure time, he enjoys coaching his sons’ basketball, baseball, and soccer teams.


Registered representatives offer securities through Securities America, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. Financial advisors offer advisory services through Securities America Advisors, Inc. Highland and Securities America are separate entities.

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