Nora Hennessy is an experienced development professional including executive level leadership and 20 years of experience working across a range of nonprofit enterprises, including education, arts and culture, and environmental protection. She earned her B.A. from Loyola University New Orleans and has participated in executive education at the Center for Nonprofit Management at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business. Nora is the parent of a child whose communication was compromised at an early age by epilepsy and as a result knows firsthand the transformative power of speech therapy. Nora is committed to helping CHAT provide their life-changing services to as many children as possible across the Chicago region.