Ms. Deb Gast first came to Miracles for Kids in 2011 as the outsourced part-time controller while working for an Orange County CPA firm. In December 2015, Deb was brought on to serve as the full-time Controller for the organization and now serves as the Director of Finance and Operations.
Ms. Gast bring 25+ years of accounting and general office experience, including eight years in the health care industry in Las Vegas, Nevada and 12+ years working with nonprofit organizations. She holds a Masters in Adult Education and Training and a Masters in Organizational Management—both from the University of Phoenix; and a Bachelors degree in Business Administration with a minor in Accounting from Concordia University in Irvine, California.
Outside of Miracles for Kids, Deb enjoys expressing her “crafty” entrepreneurial side through her Etsy site and enjoys spending time with her family that includes five grandchildren.