Nora Hennessey - Program Associate, Healthcare Anchor Network
Nora joined The Democracy Collaborative team in January 2020 as a program associate for the Healthcare Anchor Network (HAN). As a Program Associate, Nora provides communications, research and policy, and convening support to HAN ensuring smooth operations for HAN staff and members. Her work includes highlighting the HAN members’ best practices in inclusive, local hiring and procurement through communications and case study development; coordinating convening logistics and communications for HAN members; and maintaining a consistent communication strategy throughout The Democracy Collaborative’s online presence.
Before joining HAN, Nora worked as a Policy Fellow for Global Citizen, an international advocacy organization, where she provided research, policy, and advocacy support for international poverty-elimination campaigns in the US and abroad with Global Citizen’s Washington, DC office. She graduated with a B.A. in international affairs from the George Washington University University in 2019, where she concentrated on international economics and global public health.