Deb Blakeney is the Mission’s secretary and also serves as Volunteer Coordinator. Deb has been active in the Mission adoption events and fundraisers since she was introduced to it in the spring of 2010. Deb retired in 2011 as a Senior Project Management Executive with Cerner Corporation, a Healthcare Information Technology and consulting firm where she enjoyed a 25 year career. She graduated from William Carey College in 1969 with a B.S. in Biology and Chemistry and earned her M.T. (ASCP) degree from Bellarmine College in 1972. Deb’s project management and administrative skills are imperative to the Mission’s operation. She lives in McKinney with her husband, 1 cat and 3 dogs, one of which is a Mazie’s rescue.