Deborah Brackney is the retired Executive Vice President of Employers Council. While there she oversaw four departments: HR Services, Organizational Development and Learning, Outsourced consulting Services, and Surveys. Deborah began working at the Council in 1988. She was promoted to Director of the Management Development Department in 1996, the Outsourced Consulting Services Department in 2002, and the Membership Development Department in 2004. Before coming to MSEC, Deborah worked with associations on legislative analysis and the development and design of training for state and federal agencies. Deborah has a BA and MA from the University of Colorado and is a SPHR and a SHRM-SPC. She serves on the boards of Senior’s Resource Center, the Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships the New America Schools and the Colorado Nonprofit Association. She is an affiliate faculty member at Metro State University of Denver.