Andy Nelson

Andy Nelson

Sr. Leader, Coach, Agilist

Target Corporation

Andy is an executive coach, hands-on Agile practitioner, musician, and leader at Target Corporation who creates a trusting environment and exceptional learning for his teams and clients.

His working career has spanned 30 years, with technology leadership and development positions at Fortune 500 companies including Target, Emerson Electric and Weyerhaeuser. His 15 years at Target have included leading the global point of sale software development team during and through the company’s 2013 data breach, as well as IT leadership roles within merchandising and Target’s credit card business. Most recently, Andy has been hands-on with Agile and product, bringing their culture and advantages from IT into the supply chain business. In 2018, he was approved to take on executive coaching clients throughout Target Corporation.

Andy has undergraduate degrees in computer science and Music from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, a graduate certificate in executive coaching from the University of St. Thomas, a PMP certification from the Project Management Institute, and recently achieved his ACC certification from the International Coach Federation.