Nancy Gioia has served as a member of Lucid’s board of directors since July 2021. Ms. Gioia served in various leadership positions at Ford Motor Company for over thirty years. At Ford, she served as the Director of Global Connectivity, Electrical and User Experience, from September 2013 to September 2014; as Director of Global Electrification, User Interface, and Connectivity, from April 2012 to September 2013; as Director of Global Electrification, from November 2009 to April 2012; and as Director of Sustainable Mobility Technologies and Hybrid Vehicle Programs, from November 2005 to November 2009. In those respective roles, she directed global strategy and planning for all aspects of connected vehicles and oversaw Ford's multi-billion-dollar electrified vehicle and technology portfolio.
Additionally, Ms. Gioia has been the owner of Gioia Consulting Services since 2014, and since February 2019, she has served as Executive Chairman of Blue Currents, Inc., an energy storage startup company. Ms. Gioia has also served on numerous boards, including the boards of directors of Brady Corporation since 2013, Meggitt PLC since 2017, and Exelon Corporation from 2016 to 2018. Ms. Gioia serves on the University of Michigan — Dearborn Engineering Dean's Strategic Advisory Board since 2014, and from 2014 to 2017 served on the University of Michigan Electrical and Computer Engineering Advisory Council. Ms. Gioia holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan — Dearborn and a M.S. in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Stanford University.