Tucker Nelson became a member-at-large on the MMT Board in August 2016 and was elected Secretary in October 2018. He became the Artistic Director in August 2019. He has been involved with every MMT show since helping backstage during The Sound of Music in 2010. He was most recently the Assistant Stage Manager for Matilda in August 2019. Tucker also acted in eight plays at Eveleth-Gilbert Senior High and in three musicals at Virginia High School. He is the curator at the Virginia Area Historical Society, an editorial assistant for Hometown Focus, and the secretary for the Eveleth Heritage Committee. He has also been the MC for the Minnesota State Old Time Fiddle Contest since 2012.