Nancy grew up in Portland and went through the PPS system for all 12 years. After college at Pacific Lutheran University, where she majored in Education, she came home to Portland and eventually raised two boys in the Reynolds School district. As a single parent she knows how important Stand’s work is on the grass roots level. Parents need to know they have a voice in their child’s education. As the Accounts Payable Coordinator in the Portland office, she works with the state offices on a daily basis making sure that our vendors are real partners in our mission.