Entered King: 2016
Student(s): Jack ‘20
Spouse: Tim Armstrong
College/Grad School: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Boston University’s College of Communication (MA)
Bio: Nancy Armstrong, Executive Producer, MAKERS
Nancy Armstrong is an Emmy-nominated producer and founding member of the team that created the award-winning website and documentary series, MAKERS. In 2013, MAKERS was named one of the 100 best websites for women by Forbes, and received the Women’s Media Center Award for its ground-breaking contribution to women, history, and America. Prior to MAKERS, Nancy was a senior executive at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide in NYC. Nancy made her start as a professional actor and singer, with co-starring roles on Third Rock from the Sun, L.A. Heat, and a lead role in the comedy pilot, Kinks. Nancy wrote, directed and produced the one-woman show, “A Look Beyond the Attitude,” that she performed at the acclaimed Cinegrill Theatre in Hollywood. She’s a Wisconsin Badger and received an MA in Communication from Boston University. She lives in Connecticut with her husband, Tim, and their three children.