Meet Deana Cunningham, the new Associate Director of Operations

Please congratulate Deana on her promotion to this new position!

How long have you worked with the County?
3 years, 8 months and 18 days (roughly)

Where are you from originally?
Upstate New York – Pittsford

What are you most passionate about?
I am very passionate about social justice. I also LOVE DOGS!!!

Do you have a hobby?
Gardening, hiking, and reading are my three favorite hobbies, but I am always open to more!

When you were little, what was your dream job?
I wanted to be a writer. Still do, actually.

What was the best part of your week/weekend?
Getting this job offer!

If your life was a song, what would the title be?
Let It Be

Are you involved in any community projects or organizations?
Not currently. We were recently caring for my 90 year old father, who passed away in December. I am just now getting used to having a like with no teenagers or aging parents to consider, and haven’t settled on what to do next!

What is the weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten?
Squid. I did not like it!

What’s your favorite TV Show?
I like Survivor, British comedy panel shows, Grace and Frankie, and anything Star Trek!

What is your favorite thing to spend money on?
Thrift store shopping. Or food.

What’s the most interesting thing you’ve learned recently?
The national animal of Scotland is the Unicorn. (Love those British panel shows!)