Nan DeStafney


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Blues Angel Music

Nan DeStafney served her country as a United States Navy nurse. As she neared retirement, she met navy man Jim DeStafney who had the idea of opening his own music store. The two were married and saw Jim’s vision come true when Blues Angel Music was opened in northern Florida. Nan has served in the background, running the business side and handling the accounting duties. Her care and passion to help those in need, especially special needs children, has resulted in programs and music lessons in the store that serve all levels of musicians. She has also worked tirelessly to support music education and even formed a non-profit organization in addition to running the store. If you need an example of a passion-driven person, stop by and ask for Nan.