Debra Leighton McNeely
Debra has been Director of Corporate Communications at Aptima, Inc. since 2004. Her primary focus is to continually increase Aptima’s thought leadership eminence and brand awareness to help drive business results. She has daily oversight of the web site, social media, and thought leadership content, as well as media outreach, conferences, and tradeshows. Debra joined Aptima in 2000 as its Human Resources Manager. Since 2001 she has also served as Director of the company’s Institutional Review Board, in which role she is Aptima’s primary contact for human research protection.
Debra holds an M.S. from the Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences and a B.S. from the University of Oregon.