lance_deboraDebora Lance grew up in Northeast Minneapolis before it was the “cool neighborhood”. She drank Greenies at Jaros’s and Grain Belt beer, ate sausage from Kramarczuk’s, and danced in the Blue Room at Mayslacks.

As the second oldest of six children, she learned many important skills that helped her succeed in the business world: leadership, negotiation, teamwork, financial discipline and project management. She’s now an extraordinary Account Director at Wahlstrom.  Here’s a few things you might not know about Debora:

Do you have a favorite quote?
These quotes are on my office wall:
1. “Change brings new people, new opportunities and new perspectives.” Ariane de Bonvoison
2. “ Energy & Persistence Conquer All Things” Ben Franklin
3. “Have faith. What is meant to be will always find a way.” Kobi Yamada

Any hobbies? Don’t be shy we accept all types.
I love a bargain so one of my favorite things to do during the summer is to go garage saling. My best buy from last summer is an immersion blender that I picked up for only $1.50!

What’s the one thing you couldn’t live without? Why?
The public library – I love to read plus they have free music, videos and museum passes.

Whom do you most admire? Why?
Suze Orman because she is passionate about helping people, especially women, become financially independent. “People first, then money, then things.”

If you could be any brand, what brand would you be and why?
Apple – Continuous innovation that brings joy and productivity to people’s lives.

What is your biggest pet peeve?
People who don’t do what they say they are going to do.

If you had to be in a talent show, what would you do?
I’d be the emcee. Of course I’d need a good writer.