Executive Assistant at Ignition Partners
Debbie joined Ignition in 2009 as an Executive Assistant, after several years serving key executives in both the public and private sectors. In this role she provides executive support to John Connors, Jonathan Roberts, Michelle Goldberg, and Kellan Carter, including assisting with complex calendaring and travel, coordinating board meetings, and planning the annual investor meeting and other events. Prior to joining Ignition, Debbie was the Management Assistant to the Managing Partner at Ernst & Young; Executive Assistant to the CFO, Controller and Investor Relations at Wall Data; and Executive Assistant to the General Counsel and VP, Strategy and Chief Marketing Officer at drugstore.com. Early in her career, she assisted the Press Secretary and Speechwriter in the Office of the Mayor, City of Seattle, including scheduling press conferences and representing the mayor’s office at civic functions. Debbie’s roles have involved extensive interaction with regional, national and international contacts, in addition to board members, legal counsel, bankers, and hotel and event representatives. Debbie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education and Sociology from Principia College.