For more than forty years, Dr. T. Colin Campbell has been at the forefront of nutrition research. His legacy, the China Project, is the most comprehensive study of health and nutrition ever conducted. Dr. Campbell is a professor Emeritus at Cornell University and is most well-known for co-authoring the bestselling book The China Study with his son, Thomas Campbell, MD. In addition to his long and outstanding career as an author, scientific researcher, and Cornell professor, Dr. Campbell has been featured in several documentary films. He is the founder of the T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies and the online internationally-recognized Plant-Based Nutrition Certificate offered by the T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies in partnership with eCornell. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Board.
Nelson is the Executive Producer, Director and Co-Writer of PlantPure Nation. He also is the founder of PlantPure, Inc. and PlantPure Foundation. About 16 years ago, he started a biotech company in North Carolina and subsequently served as its Chairman. He also started a business in China, worked as a senior business valuation appraiser valuing companies for various purposes ranging from mergers and acquisitions to tax-related determinations, provided productivity training at various manufacturing plants, and in his college years, helped run a congressional campaign. He earned undergraduate and graduate degrees from Cornell University.