Deanna Jenkins is a healthcare leader with areas of expertise in data analytics, process improvement, project management, strategy, and innovation. Currently, she serves as an Associate Manager with Accenture Federal Services’ Health practice. In addition to her current role, Deanna’s healthcare experience extends between business, government, and nonprofit entities.
In addition to her professional work, she also serves on several nonprofit boards in the Philadelphia area, including The Junior League of Philadelphia, Mental Health Partnerships, SeniorLaw Center and NExT Philadelphia, the young professional’s affinity group of the Urban League of Philadelphia. She has received several accolades, including Billy Penn’s “Who’s Next” in Health, Spelman College’s Inaugural “40 Under 40” cohort, the 2020 Forum Award for Emerging Women Leaders and the Philadelphia Tribune’s 10 under 40 to Watch in 2020 Award. She was honored twice by the Philadelphia Business Journal for their 2019 Women of Distinction’s Rising Star honor and the 30th Anniversary 40 under 40 Award in 2020.
Born and raised in Philadelphia, Deanna graduated magna cum laude from Spelman with a B.A. in History and earned her M.S. in Health Systems Administration from Georgetown University. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family.