The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.

Debbie Van Ooteghem | Doe-Anderson

Debbie is guided by process but motivated by people, which has her leading program management currently at Doe-Anderson. Prior to Doe-Anderson, Debbie spent three years executive coaching and training teams. She believes that helping others be their best self is a key to individual and company success. Debbie has spent most of her career leading teams across multiple functions with a concentration in operations and client delivery. She has run the operations of multiple advertising agencies but is most proud of her work with She Runs It, Ellevate, and the 4 A’s MAIPS program.

What advice would you give your younger self?

Don’t forget to enjoy the journey.

What is your favorite quote?

“It’s not the load that breaks you down; it’s how you carry It.”

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