Deborah Hanson works with friends of Minnesota Public Radio and American Public Media whose generosity significantly advances our mission. Deborah has been deeply involved in the growth of our major giving program since 2007, serving in multiple capacities. Prior to joining MPR | APM, Deborah served as a senior development leader at Twin Cities Public Television and the Minnesota Orchestra. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - River Falls with a degree in history. Deborah is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, the Minnesota Planned Giving Council, and a board member of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Foundation.