Nelson Zapata

Nelson Zapata

Membership Director
Nelson has worked as a Spanish-English interpreter since 2002. He has worked in many of Georgia’s courts and jails as well as hospitals. He received his state certification in 2012 and was recently voted Membership Director of AAIT. Nelson’s background is in the Food & Beverage Industry and music field. He has worked for many years in some of Atlanta’s finest hotels and restaurants as a food server and bartender. He also indulged his love of music by starting his own independent deejay company working for many clients, private as well as corporate. Nelson was born in New York, NY, moved to Medellin, Colombia as a child, where he studied and learned to read, write and speak Spanish fluently. After two years, he moved with his family back to the United States to Atlanta, Georgia where he has lived ever since.