Dee Ann is a Santa Fe Native. She is a mother of four (one son and three daughters). She earned her MBA in 2010 and her Masters in General Counseling in 2013. The majority of her career has been managing offices. She has worked for lawyers, the public schools and the School for the Deaf, where she learned ASL, and the financial industry, and now the Foundation where she can do what she truly loves, make a difference in the lives of others in her community. 


She has always been very involved with her children and their schools. She is a Girl Scout troop leader, where she has instilled in her troop the importance of giving back to their community. Her troop does a number of community outreach projects every year to help the homeless, veterans in our community, and children in our community by partnering with the Adelante program by organizing coat, food and toy drives. She is also a basketball and cheer coach, a member of the Monte de Sol parent association, and sits on the Board of Directors at the Child Counseling Center of New Mexico.