Program Manager | The New Florida Majority
Nancy Metayer is a storied community organizer and former member of the Broward County Soil and Water Conservation District. With a decade of public service experience, leading on issues ranging from environmental advocacy to disaster relief, Nancy’s record of championing community resilience and building pipelines for access and equity. Nancy is a graduate of Florida A&M University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree and a graduate of Johns Hopkins University where she received her Master of Health Science degree.
Nancy has undertaken work across multiple government agencies and nonprofit organizations – both domestically and internationally. She’s brought long-term strategy expertise to programs seeking to improve environmental conditions, water, sanitation and public health across vulnerable communities. She’s been a staunch advocate for those impacted by water crises’ nationwide and worked extensively in response to devastating natural disasters such as 2018’s Hurricane Irma and 2019’s Hurricane Michael. Most recently, Nancy was a Mayoral candidate for Coral Springs in the March 2019 special election. Currently, Nancy leads a long-term strategy initiative, Florida Disaster Preparedness Plan (FDPP), which focuses on building disaster and community resilience in vulnerable neighborhoods across the state of Florida.