Deborah's first real jobs were as a pool lifeguard and as a culinary hostess at Disneyland, where sometimes she would also do crowd control. She still uses skills she learned in those two jobs, every single day.
Her background includes internal roles at companies ranging from start ups to Fortune 10 to agencies and more than 15 years of consulting for more than fifty clients including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Intuit, HP, Google, SRI, Deloitte, and Accenture. She's worked with CEOs, scientists, venture capitalists and NGOs, She's handled programs and events in the US, Europe, Japan, India and Africa.
Paula has sailed the high seas of the Caribbean, designed and launched a textile collection and earned communications and brand management credentials in PR agencies and at IBM.
She believes in the power of imagery to create memorable, effective brand connections in the world of social media and commercial spaces.
Fund development, coaching and grant writing
Beverly excels at building both annual and capital development campaigns. She also trains boards and staff on annual and capital campaign fundraising techniques.
She has been in fund raising for more than 25 years.