Nora Hurd

Nora Hurd

Digital Communications Specialist

Nora provides content management for the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Agrilinks and ResilienceLinks websites. She also supports project management on communications activities across USAID’s Knowledge, Data, Learning, and Training (KDLT) effort and other communications activities.

Before joining Bixal, Nora worked as a communications specialist for a major gaming company, where she managed internal and external websites and social media development as well as branding and event management. She has experience working at the cross-section of communications, marketing and websites. Nora earned a Master of Business Administration and a bachelor’s in journalism and communications, both from Tampere University. She is originally from Rovaniemi, Finland (home of the real Santa Claus and a great place to see the Northern Lights). In her spare time, Nora enjoys any type of sports, yoga, nature, photography, spending time with friends and family and playing board and video games. She loves hosting game nights and get-togethers.


  • Communications and Marketing
  • Content Creation
  • Employer Branding
  • Internal Communications
  • Project Management
  • Social Media


  • Advanced Google Analytics
  • Google Analytics for Beginners


  • English
  • Finnish
  • French

Bucket List

To take a long road trip in Europe in a van she built herself, taking a lot of photographs along the way.