Nora loves finding innovative ways of infusing established Jewish institutions with soul, joy, and meaning. Prior to rabbinical school at Hebrew Union College, Nora worked as a program officer at the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation in Washington, D.C., and for Hillel at the College of Charleston in South Carolina. Nora received a B.A. in American studies from Barnard College. For her campus leadership, Nora was elected as both a Junior and Senior Marshal at commencement exercises and honored as a Bear Pin recipient, Barnard’s highest award granted for service to the community. Nora graduated summa cum laude from the Jewish Theological Seminary with a B.A. in modern Jewish studies. Nora enjoys yoga, live music, hiking, and public radio.