Civic/Board Memberships (selective)

Framingham State University
Appointed by Governor Deval Patrick as a board of trustee member in 2015, Nancy currently chairs the academic affairs committee.

Jean Piaget Society for the Study of Knowledge and Development
Established in 1970, the Jean Piaget Society (named in honor of the Swiss developmentalist Jean Piaget) is an international, interdisciplinary organization of scholars, teachers, and researchers interested in a forum for work on issues related to human knowledge and its development. Nancy currently is an elected member of the board of directors, is the publications liaison, and is a past president.

Worcester: Early Learning Leadership Advisory Council
A group of citizens and city leaders brought together to create a coordinate plan and ongoing advocacy for the importance of early childhood education in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Journal and Book Series Leadership Roles

 Editor: Interdisciplinary Study of Knowledge and Development Book Series, Cambridge University Press

Associate Editor: British Journal of Developmental Psychology;

Editorial Boards: Human Development, First Language