Nancy Bacon is a teacher and instructional designer who has worked for over 20 years in the nonprofit sector. Since 2013, she has led Washington Nonprofits’ learning program. She created the Seattle World Affairs Council’s Global Classroom program, directed an international development NGO in partnership with Afro-Brazilian women in Salvador, Brazil, and taught at the International School Manila. Nancy double-majored in German Literature and Economics at Swarthmore College and holds a master’s in Public Administration from the University of Washington. She occasionally writes on adult learning at www.nancybacon.com. In 2019, Nancy co-authored Conferences That Make a Difference with Mark Nilles.