Nancy Lord

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Nancy Lord
Personal details
Nancy Theresa Lord

(1952-02-08) February 8, 1952 (age 67)
Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.
Political partyLibertarian (Before 2010)
Republican (2010–present)
Alma materUniversity of Maryland, College

University of Maryland,

Georgetown University

Nancy Theresa Lord (born February 8, 1952) is an American politician and was the vice-presidential candidate of the United States Libertarian Party in the 1992 presidential election, as the running-mate of Andre Marrou. Marrou and Lord placed fourth in the popular vote with 290,087 votes (0.28%).[1][2] She also ran for Nye County, Nevada District Attorney as a Republican in 2010, and for District 5 Judge in 2012.[3]

Lord completed undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Maryland. She earned her law degree from Georgetown University. Until 1983, Lord was employed by Abbott Laboratories, where she authored the successful new drug application for benzodiazepine hypnotic ("ProSom"). After leaving Abbott, Lord worked as an independent consultant in the areas of pharmaceutical development, medical malpractice, and toxicology.[4][5]

Lord was a candidate for Mayor of the District of Columbia in 1990.

Lord has served on the boards of directors for NORML and for the Fully Informed Jury Association and wrote the introduction to the original edition of You and the Police by Boston T. Party.[6][7]


  1. ^ "Our History". Libertarian National Committee, Inc. Retrieved 2015-09-14.
  2. ^ "US President National Vote". OUR CAMPAIGNS. Retrieved 2015-09-14.
  3. ^ Cegavske, Barbara. "Nancy Theresa Lord Report Search". Nevada Secretary of State. Retrieved 2015-09-14.
  4. ^ Server, Charles. "ProGenaCell Physicians". ProGenaCell. Retrieved 2015-09-14.
  5. ^ "SOMERSET PHARMACEUTICALS v. Kimball". Justia. Retrieved 2015-09-14.
  6. ^ Editorial, Staff (Spring 2000). "The NORML Legislative Bulletin (BOARD OF DIRECTORS)" (PDF). National Organization for Marijuana Laws.
  7. ^ WAITE, MARK (March 17, 2010). "Local activist, Vegas attorney seek Nye County DA's chair". Pahrump Valley Times. and "Case Info: Alaska vs Frank Turney". Fully Informed Jury Association. Retrieved 2015-09-16.

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Party political offices
Preceded by
Andre Marrou
Libertarian nominee for Vice President of the United States
Succeeded by
Jo Jorgensen