Dove Foundation Advisor Biography

Nancy Stafford
TV Actress; Author; Speaker

Actress Nancy Stafford has starred in numerous TV movies and series, including five years as Andy Griffith’s law partner on Matlock and three years on the Emmy-Award winning St Elsewhere. She recently appeared on ER and Judging Amy and for the past 10 years has hosted the internationally syndicated lifestyle series Main Floor


Her book, Beauty by the Book: Seeing Yourself as God Sees You, was called by Assist News Service, “one of the most valuable Christian books to be published in decades.”   Beth Moore calls her latest book, The Wonder of His Love: A Journey into the Heart of God, “like a warm embrace from God Himself.”

A sought-after speaker

 for women’s conferences, media conferences, outreach events, colleges, churches, and other organizations, Ms. Stafford

 also frequently works as a corporate media consultant, helping executives and information specialists improve their corporate and media presentations.

Ms. Stafford serves on numerous Boards including Hollywood Connect, a ministry that offers spiritual as well as practical resources and guidance for young industry professionals arriving in Hollywood.  She served for many years on the Boards of Inter-Mission, The Actors’ Co-Op, and Act One: Writing for Hollywood,   She serves on the Biola University Studio Task Force, Damah Film Festival Reference Board, and Westside Pregnancy Resource Center Advisory Board.

Ms. Stafford and her husband, Larry Myers, a pastor and musician, have been married for 17 years.