Nancy is the Director of Outreach for Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation responsible for alumni entrepreneur support and strategic communications.
Before joining Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, Nancy was Executive Director of Harvard Business School Community Partners of Northern California where she mobilized teams of Harvard Business School Alumni volunteers to deliver pro bono consulting to assist Bay Area nonprofits with strategic business challenges. She managed over 55 consulting projects and recruited over 300 volunteer consultants, doubling the number of volunteers recruited and nonprofits served each year. She also expanded the program to include assisting nonprofits with recruiting members for their board of directors and established new formats for advising nonprofits. Nancy also oversaw a scholarship program for nonprofit leaders to attend Harvard Business School Nonprofit Executive Education.
Nancy’s previous experience includes roles at ESPN, Bank of America and Gap Inc. in Corporate Development, Strategy and Finance. Early in her career, she worked at the White House for President George H.W. Bush and as a Personal Aide to Barbara Bush. Nancy has served as a consultant to a variety of non-profits and was on the board of Positive Coaching Alliance and the Hillsborough School District’s Parent Executive Board and Site Council. She is a partner of SV2 (Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund). Nancy received a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Business from Georgetown University.