President, Campus Philly
Deborah joined Campus Philly as its president in 2010 and has led the organization through a period of extraordinary growth that includes doubling the number of college partners, launching new programs in internships and arts and culture, and building a robust corporate membership program. Deborah began her career as a college professor, teaching political philosophy at Columbia University and Bryn Mawr College. But after falling in love with Philadelphia as a place to live, she shifted focus and launched a career in market research. After seven years at the market research firm, The Melior Group, Deborah joined Visit Philadelphia as their first director of research and strategy. Deborah holds a BA from Bryn Mawr College and an MA and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. Deborah serves on the Board of Overseers of the Jewish Grad Network of Greater Philadelphia and as the parent representative to the 2018 class at Science Leadership Academy.