Grandview Heights resident Michelle Norris has been named executive vice president of external affairs and strategic initiatives at National Church Residences.

Grandview Heights resident Michelle Norris has been named executive vice president of external affairs and strategic initiatives at National Church Residences.

Her responsibilities will include mission expansion and impact, public policy, community affairs, communications and public relations.

Norris has worked with National Church Residences since 1993, first serving as director of corporate financial services. She holds a bachelor's degree from Miami University and is president of the Ohio Housing Council.