Nancy Lee  Sánchez

Nancy Lee Sánchez


Nancy Lee Sánchez is Executive Director of the Kaplan Educational Foundation and the author of Your 2018 Guide to College Transfer. She is responsible for the design and implementation of the Kaplan Leadership Program, a community college to four-year advisement model preparing students for a lifetime of socially conscious professional leadership. Nancy has over 18 years of expertise opening access to higher education, improving the college experience, and supporting leadership in low-income and nontraditional students. She earned an associate’s in early childhood education at Kingsborough Community College, a bachelor's in education from Long Island University and a master's in sociology from Brooklyn College. A National Hispanic Executive Leadership Fellow, she completed leadership programs at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and at the Center for Creative Leadership. Born in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, Nancy currently resides in Brooklyn.