Meet Emily Nelson, this amazing, beautiful and smart NFL Wag is the loving wife of Jordy Nelson the NFL wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers and is about his wife this article is all about!
29-year-old Jordy Nelson was born and raise in Kansas, he graduated from Riley County High School and attended Kansas State. The Packers selected him with the fifth pick of the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft.
30-year-old Emily Nelson was born Emily K. Rothlisberger in Manhattan, Kansas City, to Mr. Royce Rothlisberger and Mrs. Laura Rothlisberger. Emily and Jordy met when they were five years old; went to same school and started going out when they were in the seventh grade, although they started formally dating until their freshman year in high school.
After they graduated from Riley County High he went to Kansas State, while Emily stayed home and worked on earning her teaching degree at Bethel College not far away, at college Emily played basketball. After she graduated she took a teaching job close to Jordy.
Emily and Jordy Nelson got married in 2007, a year before he was drafted by Green Bay and while she was a kindergarten teacher. They welcomed their son Royal (named after her day Royce and Jordy’s dad Alan) on February 3, 2010.
Emily and her famous husband support Young Life Green Bay as well as several organizations within the community, including House of Hope, St. John the Evangelist Homeless Shelter, Freedom House and Paul’s Pantry.