Dee Dee serves as Radian’s Acting Executive Director. With Master’s degrees in Architecture and Environmental Engineering, she brings more than 10 years of management experience in the nonprofit, private, and government sectors and has spent her career leveraging design and community advocacy in the pursuit of equitable outcomes.
Prior to her current role, Dee Dee created and led the Equitable Development Studio at Radian, spearheading community-centered initiatives and managing projects that elevate and respond to the voice of under-represented communities in Denver. She developed and implemented multilateral initiatives within the equitable development sector that include equitable development plans, equity toolkits, and equitable policy advocacy. She finds joy in designing tools that build radical empathy, increase representation, and support design justice.
Dee Dee also currently serves as a Commissioner with the Denver Commission of Strategic Partnerships, an All In Denver board member, and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV). Outside of Radian, Dee Dee is an avid globetrotter, a gardening enthusiast, and a bike commuter.