Nan Drews grew up in Maplewood and attended District 622 schools from kindergarten through 12th grade. After graduating from North St. Paul High School, Nan earned her B.A. degree from the University of Minnesota – Duluth and worked in marketing and public relations for a number of Twin Cities companies. She currently leads biopharma marketing communications for Colder Products Company in Roseville, Minn.
Nan joined the 622 Education Foundation in 2021 with the goal of supporting students and their families in her alma mater school district. She serves on the Award of Excellence committee and has enjoyed being part of the launch of this new award program. Nan and her husband live in Stillwater, Minn. with the youngest three of their six children.