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Nelson Clemmens

Nelson Clemmens

B.B.A. '72 (General Business Administration)

Managing Director, Pine South Capital LLC

Louisville, Ky.

Nelson Clemmens, managing director of private investing firm Pine South Capital LLC, has been active in corporate finance/investment banking for many years. A 1972 graduate of the School of Business Administration, he has been involved with a wide variety of companies in industries that include health care and technology. In 2004, Clemmens founded AmWest Entertainment LLC, a licensed provider of simulcast services and technology for the domestic and international horse-racing industry. Today he is active in the Thoroughbred world as a Kentucky- and New Yorkbased owner and breeder. He is a former member of the Stetson University Alumni Association Board of Directors and a former chair of the School of Business Administration Board of Advisors. He was elected to the Board of Trustees in September 2008, and currently serves as chair of the Investment Committee.