New Program Director Announced

New Program Director Announced


On August 8, 2016, the Southeast Texas Nonprofit Development Center welcomed its new Program Director, Deborah Healey Drago. She accepted the leadership and challenge to navigate the Center into the future to provide support services to nonprofits and funders, enabling them to effectively serve the community.

Deborah is an alumna of The University of Texas at Austin and holds a Master of Business Administration from Lamar University. She comes to the Center from Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School where she was the Director of Development. Deborah also holds a Texas Teacher Certificate and her strengths include program development, volunteer management, marketing and public relations, and grant writing.

The Board of Directors is hosting a Meet and Greet on September 13 from 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. in the Foundation for Southeast Texas Auditorium. Please join us to network with local nonprofits, business leaders, and funders and learn how Deborah and the Center can help YOU!

–Ronnie Ramirez, Board President