Nancy Alspaugh – Inside The Life Of Matt Lauer’s Ex Wife

(Last Updated On: March 11, 2021)


Nancy is a screen writer and producer. She was born in 1955 in United States. No information is available about her education, early life or family.

Nancy has been married twice. Her first marriage was to Matt Lauer, an American journalist and television personality. They later got divorced in 1988 after getting married in 1981. During this marriage she did not have any children.

She then moved on to H. Read Jackson, a FOX executive. However, Jackson passed on on 25th January 2016. Together they had adopted a son by the name Wyatt who was later diagnosed with autism at the age of three.


Nancy started her career as a screen writer on Leeza Gibbons’ show Leeza. She got five daytime Emmy Awards nominations for her work on Leeza. She was also a screen writer for The Bradshaw Difference and Caryl & Marilyn: Real Friends in 1996.

Nancy has received a couple of nominations like Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing Special Class and Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show in 1995 and 1996. She has won awards like United Press International Award and Genesis Award.

Nancy is also an author with books such as Not Your Mother’s Midlife: a Ten Step Guide To Fearless Aging and Fearless Woman: Midlife Journeys.