Gems of Hope, Inc. Staff

Norah Hammond, Executive Director

Norah hanorah selfies over 15 years of experience in the not for profit world. Her background includes professional development, training and development and non profit organizational management. Norah has a degree in Administrative Management from Mount Mercy College, and a Masters of Science in Organization and Management from Capella University. Norah enjoys spending time with family and friends, and working on home improvement projects.







Heike Wagner, Program and Volunteer Coordinator 

Heike joined Gems of Hope in November 2015 as our program/volunteer coordinator. She has a degree in Travel Management and worked successfully in that field for nearly 20 years. Heike relocated back to Iowa from Germany with her family last year. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, likes to travel places and enjoys reading a good book.