portrait of Nancy Lyons

Nancy Lyons

Co-founder/CEO, Clockwork


Nancy Lyons is a veteran in the tech industry and the spearhead behind Minneapolis-based design and technology consultancy Clockwork. She has led employees and clients through thousands of business, team, and work culture challenges, and she often speaks and writes about the crucial role work culture plays in delivering meaningful and effective results.

Lyons also launched Clockwork’s Race Equity In Action plan, which includes an apprenticeship for women of color. After George Floyd’s death, Clockwork published a “race equity roadmap” as an example for other organizations. Lyons is an advocate of values-based business practices and calls on the business community to address systemic issues.