About Nelson Gonzalez
Nelson Gonzalez is currently proud to be on the front lines as a supervisor of the Aveanna Essex County COVID-19 vaccination site. Nelson is a Certified Automotive Technician through New Community Career and Technical Institute and is looking to acquire his Bachelor’s in Psychology.
After serving 17 years in prison and being released less than a year ago, he is anxious to give back to his community. Nelson uses his experiences as a storytelling tool to help others with similar experiences. He has already been featured in articles such as Nelson’s Journey by Swoppt, and FORTE House Resident Nelson Fights COVID--and Bias--from “The Front Lines” by From FORTE House to YOUR House.