Deanna is a Certified Human Resource Professional working in the field of Human Resources for 30 years. Deanna focused on Human Resource and Finance during her career and in the past eight years her focus has been on Disability Management, Accessibility, Health, Safety and Labour Relations. Deanna’s previous governance experience includesa Chair of the following organizations Canadian Mental Health Association,  Mental Health Support Services, Greater Belleville Safe Communities,  the Human Resource Professionals Association ,(Quinte chapter) and a Director at Large for the Human Resource Professionals of Ontario.  Deanna  presently is Chair of Meta Vocational Services, the Ontario Trillium Foundation as part of the grant review team for Kingston, Quinte Rideau areas and an active member on the City of Belleville's Accessibility Committee.