BA-Liberty University; MA-University of Houston-Downtown
C-2021-Present. Sheriff Nehls won his bid for the 22nd Congressional district and will take office 1/3/2021.
Nehls was born in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. His father, Edwin Nehls, served in the Korean War and as sheriff of Dodge County, Wisconsin. Nehls enlisted in the United States Army Reserve in 1988. He served tours of duty in Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan, and earned two Bronze Stars. He earned his bachelor's degree from Liberty University and a master's degree in criminal justice from University of Houston–Downtown.
Other Offices Held
Sheriff (Fort Bend)