Southeast Michigan Coordinator. Early in her career Deborah was a leader in the state of Ohio in career and technical education, working to build and staff secondary career education centers. In a career shift Deborah transitioned to the private sector with General Motors Corporation where she used her experience in youth and adult education to lead apprenticeship programs, plant level foreman training programs, union-management joint programs, college recruiting and cooperative education programs. More recently Deborah transitioned back to the non-profit sector where she was Chief Operating Officer of the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, a non-profit developing youth through music and theatre. In 2012 she became Chief Programs Officer for ACCESS, the largest Arab-American human services agency in the country.