Nancy Asplund is a Senior Research Analyst at EAB with the Advancement Forum. Her research expertise within advancement includes major giving, pipeline development, and alumni engagement. She also has research experience in adult degree completion.
Nancy is an experienced education professional and scholar who has worked with students of all ages from Pre-K through college. Prior to joining EAB, she held various practitioner roles including academic advisor, school counselor, and educator. Her academic scholarship focuses on school counselor advocacy for LGBTQ+ youth.
In her free time, Nancy can be found hiking, exploring new places, or playing with her cats.
Nancy earned a Master of Education degree in school counseling from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She also graduated summa cum laude from The Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University with a bachelor’s degree in music education.