Deanna is a dedicated professional in the addiction and mental health field, who also serves as a community activist in her hometown, the Berkshires. With a strong passion for advocating for increased resources, Deanna is committed to bringing positive change to her community as she runs for the position of North Adams City Council at large.
Having witnessed the transformation of North Adams from a former mill town into a thriving creative economy, Deanna understands the unique challenges that accompany this transition. Her top priorities include advocating for expanded addiction resources, enhancing infrastructure, and improving housing options.
As an active member of the community, Deanna recognizes the pressing issues facing North Adams and the surrounding Northern Berkshires region. Her personal experiences as a walker, an engaged community member, and a renter have deepened her understanding of the specific needs of her constituents. With unwavering dedication, Deanna is fully committed to working tirelessly towards effective and sustainable solutions.