Deirdre first joined OATS in September 2020 to help bring the National Licensing Program to fruition. Now serving as Manager of said program, Deirdre oversees a vast network of partners who are trained and supported to deliver Senior Planet programs locally.
Previously, she worked developing and running programs for an environmental education nonprofit focused on the South Platte River. In both her previous and current role, Deirdre has found her passion in educational programs that open doors for underserved populations.
She holds her BA in Environmental Economics from Pomona College and currently resides in Denver with her partner and dog. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, cooking, and playing board games.