Bill Nelson served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1978 to 1991, representing the 11th Congressional District of Florida. While in Congress, Mr. Nelson served as chairman of the Space Subcommittee and of the Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus. Prior to serving in Congress, he served six years in the Florida House of Representatives. Mr. Nelson currently is an attorney at the firm of Law, Maguire, Voorhis & Wells, P.A. in Melbourne, FL.