Abraham Lincoln statue on Carthage College?s campus.
Nancy Lyon

Nancy Lyon

Class Year

’78

Current home

Glenview, Ill.

Major(s)

Business Administration, Accounting

Current Position

Retired senior wealth strategist

Nancy Lyon ’78 is a retired Senior Wealth Strategist. During her career, she helped supply financial solutions to Ultra High Net Worth families. As part of her job, she enjoyed helping people achieve their personal and financial goals.

”My liberal arts education prepared me for law school and for succeeding in a male-dominated career in law and financial services”

Nancy Lyon, ’78

What have you enjoyed most about your career?

“Helping people achieve financial and personal goals.”

How did Carthage prepare you?

“[By providing the] ability to show leadership as captain of the volleyball team and being a head resident assistant in the Honor Dorm.”

How has your liberal arts education benefitted you?

“My liberal arts education prepared me for law school and for succeeding in a male-dominated career in law and financial services.”


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