Nancy Ramsey is a Futurist, Author and Entrepreneur. She has consulted with the Global Business Network as a futurist and continued to consult with small corporations and private non-profits on using Scenario Planning as a part of Strategic Planning. Before leaving Washington D.C. for California, Ramsey worked in public policy organizations and was Legislative Director for Senator John Kerry. For the last decade, she has focused on working with the Women’s President’s Organization chapters, Platinum Groups and member companies in this area. She has also consulted with a number of IT startups on the early design of online learning programs. Ramsey is a popular speaker on a wide range of business and women’s issues. Ms. Ramsey has served on a number of Boards including the Women’s Campaign Fund, the National Peace Academy Campaign, and Peace Links International. In 1984 she served as a Distinguished Resource Fellow at the Center for Conflict Resolution at George Mason University. She served on the Advisory Board of the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology and was a member of International Women’s Forum. She is a founding member of Impact 100. Nancy Ramsey is a native of West Hartford, Connecticut. She was an American Field Service exchange student to Heilbronn, Germany, is a graduate of Colby College and received a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Chicago where she was the first woman to receive the degree in Community Organizing. Ramsey and her husband live in the town of Sonoma.