DEBORA HELD

DEBORA HELD

BOARD OF DIRECTORS, CHAIR

A highly experienced operations executive who has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries, cutting-edge markets, and fast-paced environments. Strong technical and business qualifications with an impressive track record of more than 15 years of hands-on experience in strategic planning, business unit development, project and product management, and system engineering strategies. Proven ability to successfully analyze innovative and cost- effective solutions for enhancing competitiveness, increasing revenues, improving customer engagement, and customer service offerings. Specialties: · Domestic and Global Sales · Key Client Retention · Brand Awareness · Business Development · Relationship Management · Qualified Grant Writer · Project Coordinator · Training and Team building. Experience: CEO, Joshua Tree Foundation December 2007- Present Board Chair of Directors, InPrem November 2016 – Present Board of Directors Secretary, Catholic Social Services December 2016- Present Board Member, KIACA Gallery June 2010 – June 2012 Education: Franklin University Master of Business Administration (MBA), International Business, 2014 – 2015 Franklin University Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), International Business, 2007 – 2014 Columbus State Community College Associates Degree, Business Administration and Management, General, 2005 – 2007 Liberty University Undergraduate Studies Business Management, 1987 – 1988 American Institute of Banking Kaset International Personality Studies