Debby Dodge joined the Lift a Life Foundation as a Lead4Change Grant Manager after retiring from USA TODAY as a Senior Director of Education. Debby’s responsibilities include overseeing the Lead4Change grant contribution, establishing, building, and developing strategic partnerships, facilitating teacher training and outreach and managing the Lead4Change Educator Advisory Board.
With a passion for education, Debby loves working to shape the leaders of tomorrow through the Lead4Change Student Leadership Program. “We have seen first hand how Lead4Change brings about an amazing transformation in students and the communities they serve.” Lead4Change empowers students to act, to serve, and to make big things happen locally or globally. Lead4Change is privately funded and free to all middle and high school students in the U.S.