Chief Development Officer, Playworks
Deb has spent 16 years building partnerships and creating coalitions in the nonprofit and impact investing sector.
As a consultant, Deb built strategic partnerships for diverse projects with an emphasis on funding tools. She led global fundraising at WomanCare Global; was director for Investors’ Circle, a national angel network for social mission start ups; and was VP at Good Capital, a seed-stage venture fund.
Deb spent six years in business development, marketing, and partner management at WGBH, Intuit, the North Face, and Bain. She received her MBA from Kenan Flagler Business School, UNC Chapel Hill and was a Carolina Venture Fellow in sustainable enterprise and entrepreneurship. Deb’s board involvement includes Trellis Education, Emerge California, and Launcht.