DeeAnn Palin

DeeAnn Palin Chair
Northern Arizona University


'93 BS, Northern Arizona University

'00 MBA, University of Texas at Austin


DeeAnn is executive vice president oft alent and culture for Accumen, Inc. Prior to joining Accumen she gainednearly 20 years of leadership and operations experience through her roles as the of senior vice president of strategy and operations for the Phoenix Suns, vice president of employment for Universal Technical Institute, regional vice president of human relations for Target, and the vice president for SCF Arizona Strategic Projects & Talent. DeeAnn maintains active membership with professional associations such as the Arizona Chapter of Human Resource Planning Society (past president and board member) and the global Human Resource Planning Society. DeeAnn was very active as an NAU student and was honored as Gold Axe recipient and Outstanding Senior in 1993. She enjoys hiking and being outdoors, attending NAU activities, and spending time with her two young daughters.