Nancy Elizabeth Bedford was born in Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina. She has been Georgia Harkness Professor of Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary since 2003 and is a member of Reba Place Church (Mennonite) in Evanston, IL. Previously she taught theology at Instituto Universitario ISEDET and Seminario Internacional Teológico Bautista in Buenos Aires. Her most recent books are Galatians, A Theological Commentary and with Virginia Azcuy and Mercedes García, Teología feminista a tres voces. Bedford holds degrees from University of Tübingen and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She is married to Daniel Stutz and is the mother of three daughters.