Nancy Guither currently serves as the office manager in the Illinois State Athletics Compliance Office, a position she has held since January 1989. Guither first worked with Donna Taylor, assistant athletics director for compliance until her retirement in 1999. Since then, shed has worked with Cindy Harris, Illinois State's associate athletics director for compliance and certification. Guither assists both Harris and other staff members in all phases of athletic compliance. She previously worked as a general secretary at Illinois State from 1973-76, where she served in the Stenographic Services Office and then in the Telecommunications Office.
Guither graduated from Midstate College of Commerce in Peoria, Ill. She and her husband, Jim, have two grown sons and two grandchildren.