Born and raised in Durham, Nancy has always maintained a close connection to the community. She was an active member of ProAction Cops & Kids, Tribute to our Troops and the Abilities Centre. She is the past President of the Foundation Board for Parkwood National Historic Estate in Oshawa and is a Director on the Police Appreciation Dinner and Awards Committee. Nancy was the former Executive Assistant to the late Honourable Jim Flaherty, M.P., Minister of Finance for Canada. Nancy is the CEO of The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce. Nancy is married to Ken and together have seven children.