Ida Nelson, MBA

Ida Nelson graduated from Gonzaga University with my MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship and has worked at the Native American Bank, evaluating business plans and critically analyzing financial statements, auditor reports, and personal and business tax returns.  She was also responsible for reviewing and adhering to loan polices and regulatory compliance issues.


Nelson also worked for CRAFT3 with their Indian Country Initiatives program.  At CRAFT3, she provided technical assistance to Native CDFI’s and potential loan clients to foster future pipeline activity.  She helped her clients identify, profile, contact and manage potential partners, funders, and program supporters to support the ongoing success of the Indian Country Initiative. Nelson also assisted in grant research and the application process to encourage giving and community support, including assisting with grant compliance and objective completion to ensure future funding. 

Ida Nelson has a wide range of business skills to train your organizational leadership.  She is skilled in providing advice and assistance to a wide range of organizations and small businesses, matching the passions and assets of your team with business goals.