Shawn Nelson, CPA

Shawn Nelson, CPA - Corporate Controller

Shawn Nelson, CPA

Corporate Controller

(704) 972-2514


Ms. Nelson is a Certified Public Accountant responsible for the management of Faison’s financial reporting, controls, budgeting, and record keeping systems. She also manages individual project activities, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll. She joined Faison in 1991.

Prior to her employment with Faison, Ms. Nelson was an Internal Auditor of a national retail company and served in public accounting for four years. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in Accounting from Iowa State University.


Faison is led by a team of committed, seasoned professionals, many of whom have been serving the company for over 20 years each. We take pride in our family-like culture and thrive on our relationships. We work tirelessly to uncover great real estate opportunities and have a long-term ownership perspective.

Get to know our team members below, all of which are experts in their own field, by clicking on their names.

Corporate Management

+ Kris Fetter - President and Chief Executive Officer

+ Chris M. Poplin - Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

Corporate Services

+ David B. Chandler - Managing Director, Finance

+ Michael S. Jones - Managing Director, Tax

+ Shawn Nelson, CPA - Corporate Controller

+ Susan Clontz - Director, Corporate Compliance & Risk Management

Investments, Acquisitions & Asset Management

+ Kenneth D. McCoy - Senior Managing Director, Asset Management

+ Peter M. Robinson - Senior Analyst Real Estate