Déanna Whitfield is a Los Angeles based Coordinating Specialist hailing from Norfolk, Virginia with degrees in International Business and Spanish. Déanna leverages her unique skillset to serve the Nate Parker Foundation in areas of Student/Network relations, Logistics Coordination, and Social Media Management.
A lifelong lover of people and culture, Déanna has always felt a calling to promote communication and mutual understanding across culture divides for the betterment and uplifting of the Black community and other marginalized groups.
Déanna, a self-proclaimed renaissance woman, has worked across sectors of professions with stints in sales management, dance, theatre, film, customer service, education, fashion, communication, and beauty (hair). Of all of her career moves, she has found education and film to be among the most fulfilling.
When Déanna isn’t supporting youth through NPF, you will find her criss-crossing the world, honoring her love of traveling and learning languages.