Brett Nansel

NBA Experience 2 seasons
Born June 10, 1977 (Miles City, MT)
Reside Bozeman, MT
HS Custer County District High School (Miles City, MT)
College North Dakota St (2001) Bach History/Secondary Education

Brett Nansel enters this season as a second-year NBA official having officiated 48 regular-season games. Hired in the NBA D League in 2008, worked 8 seasons and over 300 regular season and playoff games in the D-League including 3 D-League Finals games before being hired full time in the NBA in 2016. 

College Experience: Worked DI men’s basketball in the Pac 12, West Coast Conference, Mountain West, WAC, Big West, and Big Sky Conferences from 2008-2016.  Officiated in 4 consecutive NCAA Tournaments from 2012-2016.

Prior Work Experience: High School History Teacher in Manteca, CA from 2002-2014.  Wild Land Firefighter for the Bureau of Land Management in Montana and Alaska from 1997-2001 including engine and helicopter crew boss.

Hobbies/Interests/Family: Married with 3 children.  Enjoy spending time on family cattle ranch in Montana, hunting, fly fishing, boating, riding horses and hiking.