Debra Adams currently serves as the Director, Community Relations for the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Dallas Chapter. With a Master’s in Organizational Leadership, Non-profit Management Certification and Bachelors of Religious Education, Debra has held senior leadership positions in education or healthcare related non-profit settings for over 30 years. Debra’s expertise is to fulfill the mission of an organization expanding revenue, outreach and program development by maximizing the experience and expertise of both a staff and volunteer workforce. Prior to joining the Alzheimer’s Association 6 years ago, Debra was Vice President of Programs and Services for Junior Blind of America, Los Angeles, California responsible for 14 programs and over 200 staff. Debra has also served as Regional Manager for ResCare, Inc., and held staff positions as Director of Education Services at three faith-based organizations.
Debra and her husband have been married for 35 years with three adult children and three loving grandsons with whom she spends much of her free time. Debra and her husband are the founders of Adams Family Ministries, published authors and public speakers with a focus on marriage and family success.