America's Watershed Board of Directors

A diverse board includes participants from across the watershed and different sectors.


Nancy DeLong

DuPont Pioneer. Johnston, Iowa



Nancy directs DuPont Pioneer efforts in conservation-based agriculture to help farmers and ranchers protect their freedom to operate and improve their livelihoods while being the best stewards of natural resources. She works to support policy and programs that operate within a sustainable framework to ensure that DuPont Pioneer focuses resources to enhance Pioneer’s effectiveness as a thought leader and advocate. Nancy began her career at Pioneer in 1990 holding diverse roles throughout the organization.

Prior to joining Pioneer, Nancy worked in the financial and insurance services industry in human resources and has worked as a college career counselor. She has a bachelor of science, with honors in Psychology from the University of Iowa, and a master of science in Counseling and Guidance from the University of Nebraska-Omaha.

She serves on the Conservation Technology Information Center board of directors, the Sand County Foundation Board, the H.A. Wallace Endowed Chair Advisory Committee, the Dallas County Conservation Board in Iowa and the National Cover Crop and Soil Health Working Group. Nancy & her husband have restored 15 acres of native Iowa eco-type savannah.