Noreen has more than 20 years of experience working at the intersection of affordable housing, workforce development, transportation, green building, energy efficiency, and sustainable community development policies and programs. Noreen directed several major HUD projects including the Location Affordability Index and My Transportation Cost Calculator, the Community Health Index and Community Health Assessment Tool, as well as developed HUDs senior falls prevention and integrated care toolkit. Noreen has authored or contributed to numerous reports on topics such as energy efficiency and green building, smart growth and affordable housing, and the integration of health and housing. She has consulted for a broad variety of national housing and community development nonprofits and served as the Director of State and Local Policy for Enterprise Community Partners. She holds a Masters from the LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin and a Bachelors degree in Urban Development and Policy from the University of Rhode Island.