Nancy Battles, assistant director of admission operations, supports the Office of Law Admission by working with all aspects of law student recruitment, managing the student ambassador program, handling event logistics, and overseeing various admission projects.
After graduation from Auburn University with a B.A. in marketing and the equivalent of a minor in journalism, Battles began her career in the management training program with Atlanta Gas Light Company. At the completion of the program, she moved into the role of personnel representative with Human Resources. She later moved to Birmingham and worked as a consumer marketing representative for Alabama Gas Corporation, making presentations around the state. Before leaving the gas company to stay at home for a number of years with her children and do volunteer work, Battles held positions as a residential and a small commercial marketing representative. Later returning to the workforce, she spent 11 years in marketing roles with Southern Accents and Southern Living magazines. She is a sustainer for the Junior League of Birmingham.
A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Battles and her husband David live in the Homewood area and have three grown children and two daughters-in-law who reside in Nashville, Dallas, and Memphis.