Vice President of Human Resources
Deanette comes to us with over 30 years of Human Resources management experience which includes social services nonprofit management. She likes to keep her hand on the HR pulse of the organizations she works with, so you can expect to see her around at sites as much as possible. In addition to her many skills and talents, Deanette brings experience and expertise in creating effective systems for ongoing staff professional development. Before joining our team, Deanette served as the Vice President of Human Resources at SHIELDS for Families in Los Angeles, where she built a human resources department infrastructure to meet the needs of the staff and organization. On a personal note, Deanette enjoys exercising. Her personal mantra is “Service is the rent we pay for being alive”, Marian Wright- Edelman.