Noa Baum, MFA, is an award-winning storyteller, author, public speaker and coach. With over 30 years of teaching and facilitation experience Noa offers a unique combination of performance art, keynotes and practical workshops that focus on the power of narrative to bridge differences, foster collaboration and ignite passion in communities and organizations.
Born and raised in Jerusalem, Noa presents internationally. Clients include: The World Bank, The Mayo Clinic, US Defense Department, US Food & Drug Administration, AARP, US Securities & Exchange Bureau, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide, Northern Trust, Wachovia Bank, GWU Law School, Brandies and Stanford Universities, the Kennedy Center, Hebrew University.
Noa holds degrees in Theater from Tel Aviv University and Drama Therapy from NYU. Her memoir A Land Twice Promised - An Israeli Woman's Quest for Peace is a winner of the Anne Izard Storyteller’s Choice Award, the LDS Publishing Professionals Association Award and a Storytelling World Award. Noa lives in the Washington DC area and is a member of the National Storytelling Network.
Watch Noa's TEDx talk: Beyond Labels - Bridging Differences through Storytelling