Nancy Hunt

President, We Are Family Foundation
New York, NY, United States

About Nancy

Bio

Nancy Hunt has served as President of the We Are Family Foundation since its inception in 2002. As President, Nancy is responsible for developing educational programs, forging strategic partnerships and spearheading fundraising initiatives. Directly after 9/11 Nancy was Executive Producer of the We Are Family Project, which brought over 200 celebrities together to re-record "We Are Family" as a start of the healing process. She was also Executive Producer of the "We Are Family" children's music video PSA which brought together over 100 children's television characters for the first time in history to promote diversity and multiculturalism. Prior to the Foundation, Nancy co-founded Smock Media Inc., an art-based media company in 1999, and Notorious Entertainment, an upscale urban brand with media icon Sean "Puffy" Combs in 1996. During her tenure as Partner and Executive Vice President of both media companies, Nancy oversaw joint ventures, the publishing of Smock and Notorious magazines and the extensions of each brand that included television and website development. Nancy previously served as Director of Marketing for Revlon, Crayola, Chevrolet, JH Collectibles and Gitano eyewear divisions. She is also an award-winning photographer, directing Image Master Seminars in 18 U.S. cities, sponsored by Kodak, Polaroid, Hasselblad and Sinar-Bron. As a graduate fellow at The American University, Nancy earned her Master's degree in clinical psychology. She lives in New York and Connecticut with her life partner, Nile Rodgers.

I'm passionate about

Photography, design, music and amplifying the voices of global youth who are changing the world. Passionate about making it count.

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