Nelson Mays grew up in Northwest Arkansas. He was a natural athlete, excelling in basketball throughout his college years. He obtained his Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Central Arkansas in 2000. His love for investing has lead him down several career fields, including banking, accounting, entrepreneurship, and most recently, insurance. Nelson has always had an interest in horror movies, mystery books, and television dramas. This interest recently prompted him to write his first book, A Prelude to Closure, a suspense novel about a man dealing with his own psyche and his troubled past. Nelson enjoys watching movies, traveling, college football, fitness, and of course, writing.