Department: Board Member
Norah is the West Market Leader in Global Employer Services within Deloitte Tax and serves some of our largest, marquee tech clients on the west coast.
Norah is focused on working with business and HR leaders to align mobility with broader business and talent priorities, such as succession planning, talent development, recruitment and retention, diversity and inclusion, data-driven decision-making, priority market growth, and innovation.
She also works with clients to identify innovative approaches to manage the global supply and demand of talent and close gaps between opportunity and capability. One of her key areas of focus is helping business and HR leaders drive increased collaboration and partnership to make a meaningful impact on employee engagement as well as help clients assess possible impacts and scenario plan around regulatory changes, such as immigration reform.
She has a Master of Comparative Literature and Bachelor of Honors, both from the University of Western Ontario (Canada); and completed studies in Master of Industrial Relations at Queens University (Canada). She is a certified Global Mobility Specialist and a member of the Society of Human Resource Professionals (SHRM).
Today, Norah actively supports the Oakland Animal Shelter, ASPCA, and Planned Parenthood, as well as several other local charities in Oakland.
Norah's participation in Jr. Achievement in high school marked her first foray in business and helped set the stage for her interest and success in business.
Outside of work, Norah enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, her daughter Isabella and dog, Lucy. She is an animal lover and enjoys exploring the wine and food in the region, as well as hiking and running.