Nancy Stafford has served on the Board of SAT-7 USA. Her longstanding interest and love for women in the Middle East led her to help launch Women for Middle East HOPE. She has visited Egypt, Lebanon, and Cyprus, and hosted “Partnering for the Impossible” about SAT-7 satellite television’s impact in the Arab world. A popular speaker, Nancy travels extensively sharing with women’s groups, colleges, churches, corporations, and other organizations.
An actress for 30 years, Nancy has starred in movies and TV series, including 5 years as Andy Griffith’s law partner, Michelle, on “Matlock”, and 3 years on the Emmy-award winning “St Elsewhere”. She starred in the ABC series “Sidekicks”, and began her television acting career on the NBC daytime drama “The Doctors”.
She received the 2011 Movie Guide Grace Award nomination for Inspiring Acting for her role in the film “Christmas with a Capital C”. Her film “SuperHeros Don’t Need Capes” is on DVD and the film and Study Guide are used in Anti-Bullying campaigns nationwide. Her latest films “Christmas Oranges” and “Christmas for a Dollar” are on DVD, and “Assumed Memories” and “A Season of Miracles” will be released shortly.