Noah was born in Kansas City, Kansas, grew up in Virginia, and now lives in New Hampshire. Most days, he works at being a novice in a wood shop, serves in restaurants, adjuncts at local colleges, and plays in the occasional band/perpetual solo project, House of 1000 Sports Cars. Since 2014 he has been a Student Day of Poetry workshop leader for MassPoetry and the Mass Poetry Festival. Noah holds a B.A. in philosophy from Virginia Commonwealth University ('11) and an M.F.A. in poetry from the University of New Hampshire ('15). He is a recipient of the 2015 Dick Shea Memorial Prize in Poetry judged by Tanya Larkin.