Nancy was born on the Misawa Air Force Base in Japan. As a child with a father in the military, she spent her youth in Germany, Texas, and Idaho. Her family moved to Boise, Idaho, the year she turned 16, and she has been there much of her adult life.
She has two grown children. Justin is 26 years old is in Spokane, Washington; Chelsea, 23, is in Nampa, Idaho. She has a dog and two cats so some of her hobbies include a never-ending cycle of feeding, hugging, petting and vacuuming! Her other passions include backpacking, hiking and camping, photography, reading and writing.