Nancy McKinstry joined the Stavros Niarchos Foundation in 2016. As an Assistant Director of Programs & Strategic Initiatives, she works on a broad assortment of projects within the SNF’s Programs Department. Prior to joining the Foundation, Nancy worked in legislative affairs in the U.S. Senate, focusing on foreign affairs, veterans’ affairs and defense policy. A Kentucky native, Nancy received her A.B. in Public Policy Studies and a Certificate in the Study of Ethics from Duke University.