Nan's garden designs have been featured in the The LA Times, The Press Enterprise, Sunset Magazine, 951 Magazine, and the cover of the LA Times Calendar.

Nan is a certified Master Gardener through the UCR Cooperative Extension Program, has a Provisional Garden Design certification through the Garden Clubs of America, and teaches gardening classes through the Riverside Community College Extension Program, and the University of California at Riverside Botanic Gardens. She is also on the board of directors of the UCR Botanic Garden and in June of 2009 she was proudly presented with an Honorary Lifetime Membership for the Friends of the UCR Botanic Gardens in Appreciation for Devoted Service.

Her gardens have been showcased repeatedly on community garden tours, and viewed by thousands of garden lovers over the years. She has consulted for, designed and installed dozens of gardens, both small and large.