In her associate role for CFT, Deandra supports members and partners of Philanthropy Advocates in achieving policy initiatives aligned with the organizations priorities.
Prior to joining CFT, she was the director of special projects and administration for a senator in the Texas State Senate, working closely with constituents to address their needs and concerns regarding policy issues.
Deandra holds a bachelor’s in English literature with a minor in mass communications from Texas Tech University and a master’s in organizational development from Abilene Christian University.
Favorite Aspect of CFT
"It's been a great learning opportunity, and the people have been wonderful."
“It all comes down to friendship, treating people right.”