Deven Blackburn's Bio:
Deven Blackburn is a hard working, motivated self-starter. Background includes work in real estate, banking, nonprofit, tourism, and advocacy.
Deven Blackburn's Experience:
Project Manager at IGLTAJanuary 2009 - Present
Extremely diverse including, but not limited to: professional event planning (400-600 attendees), employee training/development/hiring, website creation/development/management, marketing manager functions, direct and regular support for board of directors, staff development lead, partner/sponsorship fulfillment, member support, oversee daily office operations in both HQ and three satellite offices. Appropriately nicknamed, the "Everything Department."
Licensed Real Estate Agent at Rainbow Realty, Inc.October 2012 - May 2014
Realtor(R) specializing in green homes for both buyers and sellers, furnished short/long term corporate rentals, single and multi-family properties, residential, first-time buyers, and condominiums. Emphasis on innovative and new marketing/technology that produce results, rather than just hype.
Donor & Volunteer Outreach at Santa Barbara Foundation
Worked as liaison between community businesses and several locally based non-profits to help advance common goals. Organized private fundraisers, point of contact for major donors, sought/trained/managed intern program.
Deven Blackburn's Education:
University of California, Santa Barbara2004 – 2007Bachelor of Science (BS)Concentration: Business Economics / Archaeology
Wayne State University2003 – 2004Concentration: Archaeology
Deven Blackburn's Interests & Activities:
PROUD MEMBER OF: American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), Greater Fort Lauderdale Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (GFLGLCC), National Association of Realtors®, and Realtor® Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale. PERSONAL INTERESTS: Wine, Travel, Endurance Sports, and Cooking.