As a consultant with Plante Moran Living Forward (PMLF), Deanna assists with market research and competitive analyses that help senior living providers and developers better understand the market conditions affecting their strategic decision-making while also tracking the trends in the senior living industry.
She is also responsible for coordinating consumer research initiatives in the form of mailings, surveys, and focus groups. Deanna is known for her willingness to work tirelessly for her clients, showing a positive attitude and an exceptional work ethic while producing superior work product.
A highly meticulous worker, Deanna brings a variety of analytical and creative skills to the team from her previous roles as a marketing and administrative assistant at Plante Moran Realpoint (PMR), formerly Plante Moran Cresa, production and logistics coordinator at Gail & Rice, and other professional roles. Her experience includes market research and mapping, process improvement, presentation development, template creation, proofreading and business writing, consumer surveys, graphic design, photography, public relations, website and social media management, event planning and conference coordination, CRM data management, and more.
Deanna has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan in public communications and cultural studies, where she graduated summa cum laude.