Executive Director at Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action
Deanna Tharpe is the Executive Director of Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action, a national trade association whose mission is to improve the capabilities of the local Down syndrome organization. Prior to that, she was the founder and later Executive Director of Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society. Her background includes 20 years in radio broadcasting.
Deanna holds a Bachelors of Science in Broadfield Social Science from Texas A&M University-Commerce.