Nancy von Euler
As Executive Director, Nancy is responsible for both leading the day to day operations, as well as setting the strategic vision and priorities for the program. Prior to joining Horizons, Nancy was the Vice President of Programs at Fairfield County’s Community Foundation (FCCF), where she worked since 2008. Nancy joined the Foundation to serve as the Director of the Fund for Women and Girls and went on to serve as a Program Director overseeing the grant making and community leadership for the Economic Opportunity, Health and Human Services and Arts and Culture priority areas before being named Vice President of Programs in February 2015. The Foundation received national recognition for work led by Nancy, including the 2013 HUD Secretary’s Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships and the Citi Foundation Partners in Progress Award. Prior to joining FCCF, Nancy spent nearly 20 years doing program development and grants management for municipal agencies and nonprofits. Nancy holds a B.A. in Urban Studies from Vassar College and an MPA in nonprofit management from NYU’s Wagner School of Public Administration.