Nora has been a business owner, marketer, fundraiser, and author, with a background in both visual and written communications. She has conducted market and brand analysis and planning; marketing communications development; organizational analysis; change planning and resource development for both profits and nonprofits. Through a second career in higher education, Nora created undergraduate and graduate-level classroom and distance-delivered courses in marketing and management.
She recently taught entrepreneurship at the University of the District of Columbia’s School of Business and Public Administration and has joined the AAP MA in Communication faculty, Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Johns Hopkins University. International experience includes the Institute for Educational Leadership and the American University in Bulgaria.
She holds MS and BFA degrees from Syracuse University, along with three professional certificates: distance learning, nonprofit management, and public policy analysis. Nora has published with PBS, Distance Learning Magazine, the International Journal of University Adult Education, Journal of Arts Management and Law, Fund Raising Management, Export Today (UK), Canadian Direct Marketing News, Association Trends, and the National Council of Nonprofit Association HandsNet Electronic Journal. She also served as the associate editor for North America, Educational Technology & Society.