Nancy and her husband, Bob, have two children: Mary, a senior political communications major at the University of Texas, and Wesley, a freshman physics/pre-engineering major at Furman University. Nancy is the Interim Head of School for Grace Academy in Georgetown, TX. She was the first Latin teacher and has also taught science and developed curriculum at all levels for Regents School, a K-12 classical Christian school in Austin, TX, which she and her husband helped found in 1992. Nancy has a B.S. in Zoology from LSU and completed an NSF Women in Science Career Development Program in computer science at the University of Texas.