Nancy Proyect, President
Nancy has served as the President of the Orange County Citizens Foundation since 2006, prior to which time she served as its Communications Director. Under Nancy’s tenure, the Foundation has increased outreach and programming, begun publishing Quality of Life Report Cards, and introduced its Placemaking program, along with a number of other new community initiatives.
Before joining the Citizens Foundation, Nancy owned a public relations consulting firm serving the nonprofit, government, and private sectors. She has also worked for the Orange County Partnership, Prentice Hall Publishing, Market News International, and the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce.
Nancy is active in several community organizations, including Leadership Orange, the Orange County Arts Council, Cornwall Community Cooperative, Temple Beth Jacob, SUNY New Paltz CRREO, and RE-Think Local.