Nancy Heinen

Housing Lightning Grant Round Leader, Lead Partner to Village Enterprise

Nancy Heinen was a member of SV2’s Board of Directors from 2009-2016 and served as Board Chair from 2012-2015.

She currently serves as Lead Partner to Village Enterprise as well as a co-leader of the FY16-17 Housing Lightning Grant Round.

Nancy is an experienced corporate lawyer and senior executive in both small and multinational corporations. Most recently, Nancy was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Apple, Inc. Following 25 years of corporate and law firm experience, Nancy is now focused on philanthropy and matters of social justice. She is particularly interested in access to quality education and the creation of economic opportunities for disadvantaged women.

Nancy currently serves on several advisory boards including the Advisory Board of the University of California Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy. She also consults with individuals, start-ups and nonprofit institutions looking to develop their organizational capacity for growth.