Deena draws on experience as a former diplomat to identify and connect key stakeholders globally in a variety of fields.
International networking; grantwriting; youth leadership development
Presidential Leadership Fellow, University of Montana, 2015-2016
Founding Coordinator, Women’s Leadership Initiative, University of Montana, 2015-present
Center management, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Center, 2009-present
Founding Coordinator, Paxson Elementary Advisory Board, 2009-2013
Community Relations Director, Dow Jones community paper: Traverse City Record-Eagle, 1998-2003
Commissioner, Traverse City Human Rights Commission, 1999-2003
Leadership Grand Traverse, Michigan, 2000
Diplomat, U.S. Department of State, 1992-1998
How I Want to Participate in PowerHouse
Support activities that empower women and girls.