Nancy Wells Lovett '74
Major Gifts Officer
Travel Region: Colorado, Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia
Following graduation from DePauw, Nancy continued her studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis while teaching in the public school system. In 1978, Nancy accepted a position as resident artist/potter with Carson Newman College in Jefferson City, Tenn., and for eight years she ran their ceramics program. In 1985, she transitioned to a new role as field director for the American Heart Association in East Tennessee.
In 1987, she became director of the Heart Association in Lexington, Ky. Nancy began work as a major gifts officer for Kentucky Public Television, the largest land-based public television network in the United States, in 1990. Following ten years with public television, Nancy began her major gifts officer role at DePauw in 2002.