Pete Nelson

Star of the Animal Planet television series Treehouse Masters who founded the company Nelson Treehouse and Supply. He also co-founded TreeHouse Workshop in 1997 and is the co-founder and host of the Global Treehouse Symposium. He loved working with wood from a young age, having built small model boats with his grandfather. He designed his first major treehouse while attending high school in Massachusetts, though it was never built. He published a coffee table book on treehouses entitled Treehouses, the Art and Craft of Living out on a Limb and has had 6 other treehouse books published as well. He and his wife, Judy, co-founded Treehouse Point in Issaquah, Washington. Together they have three children named Emily, Charlie, and Henry. He hosts a television series based on his occupation much like Ron Shirley of Lizard Lick Towing. [+]