Deborah Elizabeth Finn works with mission-based organizations as a network weaver, capacity builder, technical assistance provider, and nonprofit technology strategist. She holds degrees from Bennington College and Harvard University.
Deborah is a dedicated student of best practices in equity, inclusion, and positive social change, as well as a passionate proponent of collaboration, peer learning, communities of practice, knowledge sharing, leadership development, and mentoring. She founded the Mission-Based Massachusetts community in 2005, and the TNB Roundtable in 2013.
In 2018, she organized and completed a series of structured and candid dialogues between grant makers and nonprofit grant recipients, in which they met as peers to discuss data and evaluation. Her purpose is to bring needs and resources together in order to ensure the success of programs, goals, and missions.