Debra DeHaney-Howard is a Care Resource Navigator for the PYS Montgomery County COVID-19 project. Since 2018, Ms. DeHaney-Howard has served as Senior Partner with CapitalEdge – one of the premier government relations firms in Washington, DC that exclusively represents local governments. Prior to joining Capital Edge, Debra worked in a senior leadership position with one of the oldest local government organizations in the nation – The U.S. Conference of Mayors. During her tenure with the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Ms. DeHaney-Howard led in two key areas: Directing all policy, legislative and regulatory initiatives pertaining to energy issues and managing all aspects of membership relations. Ms. DeHaney-Howard holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Maryland and a Master of Science degree in Public Administration from Bowie State University.