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Nancy Elaine Volkers, American writer. Fellow, Stanford University, 1990-1991; scholar, Drew University, 1986-1990. Member of District of Columbia Science Writers Association, National Association Science Writers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Volkers, Nancy Elaine was born on September 26, 1968 in Williamson, New York, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Biology, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, 1990. Master of Arts in Communication and Journalism, Stanford University, California, 1991.

Career

Communications manager Aetna Inc., Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, since 2000. Publications director University Maryland, Baltimore, 1998—1999. Assistant director public affairs Johns Hopkins Children's Center, 1997—1998.

Press officer, writer National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, 1991—1994. Associate news editor Journal National Cancer Institute, 1992. Freelance writer and editor Fairfax, Vermont, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional and Internet publications. Author: (novels) A Scotish Fairy Tale, 2009.

Membership

Member of District of Columbia Science Writers Association, National Association Science Writers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, kayaking, skiing, hiking, writing.

Connections

Daughter of Stewart William Volkers and Carolyn Ruth Sparks, Dorothy Mae Wilson (Stepmother). Married Matthew Allan Taylor, June 19, 2000. Children: Sascha Carolyn Taylor, Zoe Mae Taylor.

father:
Stewart William Volkers

mother:
Carolyn Ruth Sparks

spouse:
Matthew Allan Taylor

children:
Sascha Carolyn Taylor Volkers

Zoe Mae Taylor Volkers