Reverend George G. Nelson joined the board of the Chatsworth Neighborhood Council Wednesday following a unanimous vote of affirmation by the other board members.
Pastor Nelson ran unopposed in a Special Election to fill one vacant at-large board seat. Since there was no opposition, he was seated immediately following confirmation by the other board members, as provided by the bylaws.
Pastor Nelson, a Los Angeles native, is the senior pastor of Vision Plus Church2 in Chatsworth, and founder of a nondenominational ministry called Sunrise Church Fellowship at the Sunrise Senior Living of West Hills.
Pastor George is active in the Chatsworth community where he is a member of the Chatsworth/Porter Ranch Chamber of Commerce. He is also actively involved in the Los Angeles Southern Baptist Association. He continues to lead the Good News Foundation’s weekly sober living program in Fontana, with the Vision Plus Church in Riverside. Currently, Pastor George is a team captain for recruitment with the 2013 American Cancer Society Relay for Life in Chatsworth.
Pastor George is a military veteran and served 11 years as an Army officer in Germany, North Carolina, Georgia, and Colorado.