Nancy joined Essex in 2005. Prior to Essex, she spent six years at Burridge Growth Partners as Senior Vice President & Chief Investment Officer and four years at the Twentieth Century division of American Century Investors. She began her investment career in 1984 at Frontier Capital Management as a Fundamental Analyst and Portfolio Manager. Nancy serves as a Trustee for Bucknell University. She graduated from Bucknell University with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.A. in Mathematics. She earned her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.