Join a distinguished UAF alum for an evening of conversation. Nancy Cook Hanson is a kind, passionate, and altruistic individual who is being recognized for her selfless dedication and accomplishments as an outstanding educational administrator. Throughout her life, she has had the uncanny ability to put the right people together in the right place at the right time with fabulous results for our community. Additionally, Nancy has the remarkable ability to see people’s pain and suffering and to initiate healing. She is a tireless worker, a relentless improver, an insightful and caring individual. She has dedicated her entire adult life to educational excellence and, as a teacher, principal, and school administrator, has been able to effectively navigate the challenges of economic booms and busts that have befallen our community.