Project Manager, Business Operations
Deborah Holt is the Project Manager for the Business Operations team. In this capacity, she manages the development and implementation of Standard operating Procedures (SOPs) across the CHAMPS Program Office, offers support to the data access working group, coordinates CHAMPS annual network meetings, and maintains ongoing engagement with CHAMPS’s Global Partners Board.
Holt brings over two decades of experience in business administration to the CHAMPS team. Prior to joining the network in 2015, she spent 10 years at Emory Healthcare, providing administrative support to the Clinical Chief of Cardiology for Heart Failure Therapy and Transplantation, as well as the Director of Research and Deputy Chief Science Officer of the American Heart Association. Before her career at Emory, she spent 10 years working in Psychiatry for a New York Hospital with a focus on “Life Enrichment” for those suffering from mental illness.
Holt holds Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Lehman College in her home state of New York. She is currently a member of the Project Management Institute’s Atlanta Chapter, and is working toward her Project Management Professional certification.