American actress and musician Nora Kirkpatrick had her career beginnings in the mid-2000s. She debuted in the 2005 film What’s Bugging Seth. She next had her first television appearance in an episode of John from Cincinnati. Her first starring role on TV was as Courtney Cloverlock in the web series Dorm Life. She later became further known for starring as Katherine Parker in the comedy-drama series Greek. In 2010, she had roles in the films Growth and How to Make Love to a Woman. She later appeared in 2 episodes of Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23. She next played recurring character Esther Bruegger in the NBC sitcom The Office. Afterward, she starred as Stephanie in the short-lived series Jennifer Falls.