Deborah Zipkin Temple
Deborah Zipkin Temple, Self-Sufficiency Development Specialist: Joining us with a strong background in workforce development, disability services, transitioning youth, and program development, Deb fulfills a new role at MD-EN. For more than 20 years she has worked to remove barriers to success for individuals with differing-abilities, those experiencing homelessness, at-risk youth, and low-income families while consistently strengthening communities through partnerships and education. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Fine Arts and is certified as a Work Incentives Practitioner. Deb understands that people are unique and success looks different for each person – she is committed to helping others define their own success and supporting them to reach their own vision of self-sufficiency.