Nancy Petersen, Board President, is the Chief Operating Officer with Sacred Stitches. Nancy is also a Master Instructor, for Industrial and Entrepreneurial Programs. Nancy brings 40+ years working in the apparel industry with small to large companies. Her experience includes product design, line development and engineering, production patternmaking and grading, production management, sales, and merchandising management, as well as consulting. She has sewing business ownership experience in short-run manufacturing and custom ladies’ apparel, including tailoring, bridal/special occasion, and alterations. Nancy is an expert seamstress and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Clothing and Textiles.