Debra joined the CMPA in July 2016, bringing with her over 25 years of experience in administration, customer service, logistics and the not-for-profit sector.
A member of the CMPA’s Operations and Finance team, Debra’s primary function is to provide day-to-day operational support to the Ottawa office, such as helping with tech systems, directing inquiries and overseeing facility requirements.
Prior to joining the CMPA, Debra was an operations administrator with FedEx Ground, and before that worked in various administrative capacities in organizations that work with Deaf, deafened and hard-of-hearing individuals, as well as seniors and persons with disabilities.
Debra studied communication and public relations at Mercer University.
When it comes to Canadian TV, Debra is keen on Heartland, as well as unscripted shows like Love It or List It. She enjoys watching animated series such as The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! and PAW Patrol with her grandkids.