Name: Bryna Nielsen
Nickname: Bryn, Beena
Home Town: Milwaukee, WI
Local UWH Team: Milwaukee
Education: B.S. in Landscape Architecture
Pet(s): Our mutt, Dari
Spirit Animal: Octopus
Hidden Talent: Diesel engine repair at sea
Accomplishments: US Women’s Elite team Sheffield 2006, US Women’s team Colombia 2010, Foredeck on Bounder, Milwaukee Bay Boat of the Year 2016 & 2017, and LMSRF Area II Boat of the Year.
Other Hobbies (besides UWH): Sailboat racing on Lake Michigan (weekly races, regattas, and distance racing) and woodworking.