About Nora

Nora Apter is the Director of Programs for Oregon Environmental Council

Nora joined OEC in March 2020 after nearly eight years defending and expanding cornerstone environmental laws at the federal level.

Prior to joining OEC, Nora served as a Deputy Director of Federal Affairs for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). In that capacity, Nora directed the development and implementation of federal legislative strategy on a broad portfolio of policy issues, including priority campaigns to protect public lands, wildlife and oceans from climate-change causing resource extraction. She also gained significant experience building and managing diverse coalitions to advance policy priorities.

Before joining NRDC, Nora worked as a legislative aide for U.S. Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon. Nora holds a B.A. International Affairs and Economics from Lewis & Clark College in Portland.

How to Contact Nora:

Phone: (503) 222-1963 x102