Catholic Business Network of Baltimore (CBNB)
Friday, January 26th, 2018
7:30 - 8:30 AM Networking
8:30 - 9:30 AM Meeting & Speaker
WHERE: (*Note New Location*)
213 International Circle
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
Executive Director, Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, Inc.
Deborah Phelps is widely recognized as an innovative, energetic and talented leader and master teacher with more than four decades of teaching and administrator experience. A native of Allegany County (Western Maryland), Ms. Phelps received her Master’s degree in Education Management & Supervision from Loyola College (MD) and B.A. in Education from Fairmont State College. The proud mother of three children and grandmother of four, soon to be five, Ms. Phelps is the Executive Director of the Education Foundation of the Baltimore County Public Schools, Inc. A highly sought-after motivational speaker and author, Ms. Phelps addresses a range of topics related to education, child development, health, and life lessons.
Ms. Phelps began her career in education as a teacher at Havre de Grace Middle School in 1974. Deborah’s role evolved from teacher to team leader to department chair, which has served as the foundation of her successful role in administration. From Havre de Grace, Deborah went on to become Assistant to the Executive Director of Schools - Southwest, and in 2005 was appointed Principal of Windsor Mill School, a position she held for seven years. Her dedication and commitment to excellence in the field of education has earned Ms. Phelps many honors and accolades, including the Boys and Girls Club’s Champion of Youth Award and a Brava Award from SmartCEO, and was named one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women by The Daily Record.