Nancy is the President of The Arc of Greater Pittsburgh at ACHIEVA. She has 36 years of experience in the areas of public policy, advocacy, supports coordination, health care, and state government serving people with disabilities and their families. Supporting families of children and adults with disabilities has been the foundation of her career. She has conducted hundreds of seminars and has written numerous articles for families and professionals on disability issues. She is also the Project Director of ACHIEVA’s Disability Healthcare Initiative, which is focused on access to healthcare for people with disabilities and “A Home of My Own”, in which families are blending natural and paid resources to create more affordable housing for people with disabilities. Nancy and her husband are the proud parents of two adult children with intellectual disabilities, who are employed, vote, volunteer, live with friends and fully enjoy their lives.