Full Name
Debra Hendren
Job Title
HUD Detroit CPD
Speaker Bio
Debra Hendren graduated from Wayne State University with a BFA in metalsmithing and an M.Ed. specializing in art therapy. She began her professional career in nonprofit organizations, soon finding her passion working in programs that focused on ending and preventing homelessness. Debra became involved in community wide initiatives, working at the CoC and state level to identify ways to streamline and reduce barriers to accessing services. Debra joined the HUD Detroit Field Office in July of 2020 as a CPD Representative and is passionate in continuing to work in building communities and homeless services from this new perspective.

In her spare time, Debra enjoys off-roading in her Jeep, photography, and bike riding. She shares her home with her husband, two young adults, two dogs and a cat.
Debra Hendren