Noel is originally from Ireland and joined our organization in 1998. His background is in ministry, training and education, and he is a qualified chaplain. Noel has a Master’s degree in pastoral counseling from Loyola University and in non-profit business administration from Keller Graduate School. He has volunteered for the ACLU and Equality Illinois and is a literacy tutor for new immigrants. In his spare time, he enjoys event-planning, history, reading, cooking, the arts and living in Chicago.