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Nancy Easton

Executive Director & Founder, Wellness in the Schools


Nancy Easton is the Executive Director and Founder of Wellness in the Schools (WITS), a national nonprofit that inspires healthy eating and physical activity in public schools. WITS empowers schools to provide healthy, scratch-cooked meals, active recess periods, and fitness and nutrition education. Nancy has been honored by First Lady Michelle Obama, named a Food Revolution Hero by Jamie Oliver, and recognized by Ann Cooper, the “Renegade Lunch Lady,” for her dedication to school lunch reform. She holds a school administration certificate from Fordham University, a master’s from Bank Street College of Education, and a bachelor’s from Princeton University, where she was a three-sport athlete.