Nancy is the bestselling and award winning author of the four Bella and Britt Series books for children. One Pelican at a Time (eighteen weeks on Amazon Bestselling List and winner of a Children’s Classics Silver Medal, 2012 Readers Favorite Five Star Award and was nominated for a Global eBook Award. Sea Turtle Summer, (which won a Children’s Literary Classics Gold Medal, 2012), Bella Saves the Beach and Mystery at Manatee Key. Her newest book, Katrina and Winter: Partners in Courage, is the authorized biography of Katrina Simpkins. All are published by Guardian Angel Publishing. One Pelican at a Time and Nancy were featured in the PBS Tampa special, GulfWatch.
Nancy is a frequent speaker and presenter at writing conferences throughout the United States. She conducts workshops and seminars and speaks to school children on writing and helping save their planet. A blogger with a worldwide audience, she writes of all things pertaining to writing for children.
Nancy’s travels take her extensively throughout the world, most particularly Africa. She is US chair of a charity in Lamu, Kenya, that places girls in intermediate schools to allow them to further their education.
She and her husband live in Tampa and St. Louis.