Nancy Lea is licensed to practice law in California and also, with her husband Bob, farms walnuts north and west of Woodland in Yolo County.
Nancy has had extensive experience assisting nonprofits, including board memberships on the Sacramento YWCA, San Francisco Hearing and Speech, and the Roseville Hospital Foundation (Founding Chair). She was also the founding chair of Mother Lode Savings and Loan, which was subsequently sold to US Bank. She served the children of Yolo County for 21 years as a Trustee (5th District) on the Yolo County Board of Education. She was a member of the Yolo County Planning Commission. She served on the board, and chaired, Alta California Regional Center, a State funded but privately run agency that provides services for the developmentally disabled in 10 northern California counties, for 7 years, and currently serves as a member of the Executive Committee, and chair of the Tax and Land Use Committee, of the Yolo County Farm Bureau.
Nancy’s interests are delivering the best services possible to constituent groups, always mindful that funds must be handled carefully in the interests of the taxpayers or donors, as relevant.
Nancy and Bob enjoy ranch living with their 6 dogs and 15 cats.