Noël is a writer with over a decade of experience in diverse roles for a variety of clients. Originally from the West Coast of the United States, she now lives in Zürich with her Swiss husband and French dog. She tends to stay near the 47th parallel north, having previously lived in Seattle and Paris.
She received her PhD in philosophy from the University of Washington, Seattle, in 2003. After spending a couple years as a college professor she took on a role as an ethics officer of a Fortune 500 company. For the last decade she has worked as a writer, editor and researcher as Principal of 47th Parallel (www.47thparallel.ch).