Deborah Chapman, Consultant

With over 25 years of experience in the consulting field, Deborah Chapman has spent her career working with organizations, teams, and individuals to achieve their transformational goals. Her focus is on improving strategies, structures, systems, and cultures to drive results-based outcomes.

Given her passion for education and college attainment, Deborah currently serves as a consultant to several local organizations, including the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s ‘2Gen’ initiative which assists low-income parents with earning post-secondary credentials. She also works with the Women’s Resource Center as the Director of Strategic Collaborations. Prior to this, she was as the Senior Program Director at CareerEdge Funders Collaborative managing major workforce development initiatives, including sector-focused employer partnerships, job seeker training programs, and youth college access projects. 

Deborah held several consulting and management positions at Kaset International (now part of MHI Global), including Director of Customer Research and Director of Strategic Planning & Development, and worked as a consultant at Vantage Consulting Group in Birmingham, AL.  She graduated from Florida State University with a B.S. in Psychology, and received an MBA from the University of Alabama, where she was awarded the Graduate Council Fellowship.

As the daughter of Mayagüez, Puerto Rican mother, Deborah is proud to be supporting the UnidosNow mission and to be joining this family of dedicated and compassionate professionals.