Nora has been in education for the past 17 years. She is the current Director of Exceptional Student Services for the Florence Unified School District. Prior to being a director, she was a school psychologist, special education teacher, mentor, Unified Sports Coach, and professional development trainer. She holds multiple degrees in education including her Educational Specialist Degree in School Psychology and she is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist. In addition to her role as the Director of Exceptional Student Services, she conducts professional development presentations for schools and agencies in the fields of special education, mental health care, and crisis prevention at the local, state, and national level.