Nora is a PhD student focusing on Italian Renaissance art, with a secondary concentration in Islamic art of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. She received her undergraduate degree in Art History from Mount Holyoke College. Nora was the Dorothy J. del Bueno Curatorial Fellow at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, where she curated the 2014 exhibition, Picasso Prints: Myths, Minotaurs, and Muses. She has also held positions at the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago, and several New York City museums. Her paper on the depiction of crusading in the Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral was published by Ashgate Press in 2015.