Noell was born and raised in the Pacific NW, but moved to Portland in 2010 to complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts. Noell has a background in retail purchasing, and graphic arts. She currently volunteers for the Portland Police Department’s, Women’s Strength program. Noell has been a registered organ donor since she was 16, and “is honored to assist in the important work PNTB does, and with the generous families of organ donors”. In her spare time, Noell loves to read, paint, cook, spend time with her friends and family, and her Boston Terrier.