Nancy Seliger earned her BBA from The University of Texas in 1983 with a degree in Petroleum Land Management. She married Senator Kel Seliger on October 24, 1987, and they have two sons, Jonathan and Matthew, who work and live in Houston. She currently serves as President Elect of the Texas Exes, in addition to the University of Texas Development Board, and the Disciplinary Review Committee for the Texas Medical Board. She is also a member of the MD Anderson Board of Visitors. Some of her past volunteer commitments include The Amarillo Area Foundation Board, Chairman of the Amarillo Symphony Ball, The Texas Tech Community Advisory Board, and The Texas Lyceum. Her work experience started with Santa Fe Energy as a Landman and more recently worked as the Community Relations Advocate with The American Quarter Horse Museum.