Nancy Christensen has been an educator for more than 30 years. The majority of those years were spent as a First Grade teacher. Nancy has served the last several years as an Instructional Writing Coach in K-8 classrooms. For more than 12 years, Nancy continues her role as an adjunct instructor for Doane University, teaching courses in Writing and Reading in the Master of Education program. She recently joined the staff of Midland University teaching several undergraduate courses, as well as a graduate course for MEd candidates.

Nancy has also presented to a number of Educational Service Units across the state. For more than ten years, Nancy has worked as an Independent Consultant in the teaching of writing in more than 25 districts in the state of Nebraska, working with hundreds of teachers, students, and principals in supporting the implementation of Writing Workshops in K-8 classrooms.