Nora Porter has been the Center’s Art Director for the past nine years. She is responsible for the design of the Center’s publications, promotional and development materials, and Web site. A trained art historian, she also researches and selects the cover artwork for the Hastings Center Report. Before coming to the Center she was Art Director for the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater and a freelance designer working for a variety of local and national nonprofit organizations. In her spare time she designs books on photography and hiking.