Nora Gay is an assistant public defender at the Palm Beach County Public Defender in West Palm Beach, Florida. At Texas Law, Nora was instrumental in creating and planning Change It Up!, an event to inspire and introduce incoming students to public service and social justice at the law school. She was president of the law school’s chapter of the American Constitution Society and editor-in-chief of the Texas Journal of Women and the Law. She participated in the Juvenile Justice Clinic and the Capital Punishment Clinic, and also clerked for the Office of Capital Writs. In the summers she clerked for the Washington Defender Association in Seattle and the Texas Defender Service in Austin.