Deanna brings over 10 years of experience in various aspects of the Mental Health and Criminal Justice fields and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Administration of Justice. In her previous position as Clinical Coordinator, she provided clinical and administrative supervision, clinical oversight, training, and mentoring for staff. In addition, since 2009, she assisted with all needs for the members and families in the community, which included working closely with the juvenile/transitioning adults and adult population with mental illness with co-occurring issues. In 2013, DeAnna was welcomed by the LDI team as a Residential Coordinator and she provided one to one support in the evenings to help maintain independent living skills.
DeAnna was born in Phoenix, Arizona but raised in California and returned to Phoenix to attend ASU in 2000. She graduated in 2003 obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in ?. She enjoys spending time with her husband and four children.