Deborah Brent has over 20 years of professional experience in Higher Education Operations and Management, Marketing, and Communications. Deborah Brent currently serves as the Senior Director of Business Development and Marketing for the Asian American Chamber of Commerce in Tysons, VA, where she is known for her event script writing expertise, cross-cultural communication skills, and ability to market the Chamber’s products and services to grow membership and sponsorship.
She has experience as a Regional Operations Director, College Director, Consultative Sales Expert, Strategic Marketing and Communications Executive, and Employee Relations Specialist. She is a proven team leader with notable accomplishments and recognitions for campus management, Budget and P&L, admissions and recruitment, academic excellence in schools of study, Career Services graduate outcomes, and community relations initiatives for both for-profit and non-profit institutions.
Deborah is known to be a successful Director who knows how to manage multi-site business operations with Performance Management tools used to achieve goals and maintain compliance. She is a visionary and forward-thinker focused on increasing business potential through strategic planning. She is an expert at communicating across multi-cultural lines to service customers, building strong partnerships, and maximizing the consultative sales approach for business success.
She credits her success thus far to a strong work ethic, perseverance to succeed, incredible mentors, and supportive team members who have inspired her along the way. Deborah is a member of NeXco National Organization, serves on her HOA Community Board of Directors, is a Coleman Research Expert Consultant, and served three terms as an elected Board Member for VCCA. She represented her former company and was a presenter at The President’s Challenge on Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge Initiative. In her spare time, Deborah enjoys travel, hiking mountain trails, and snorkeling in the ocean.
International Society of Female Professionals Member, Deborah Brent, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.