Deborah E. Dietz

Executive Director

HeadshotDeborah E. Dietz is a founding member and current Executive Director of Disability Independence Group. She graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Science Education. Thereafter, she taught chemistry and physics at New York City’s pre-eminent Stuyvesant High School and then at Coral Gables Senior High School in Miami. While raising her son, Ms. Dietz became very involved in South Florida charitable community, including being a member of the Junior League of Miami and the Board of Directors of Kristi House from 2004-2007. Ms. Dietz was also involved with the American Association for Justice Auxiliary from 2002 until 2010, and was elected president of the Auxiliary in 2008. As one of the founders of DIG, Ms. Dietz has volunteered at DIG since 2002, and was chosen to be its first full time Executive Director on January 1, 2014.