06 June 2018

Deidre Garrett has been involved with The Salvation Army since June 2017 as an Advisory Board Member. She serves on the Social Services Committee. Deidre is the Human Resources Services Director at MRA. In her role, she oversees all HR Services for MRA members in WI, MN, IL and IA markets. Read more about Deidre below:

Q. How did you first learn about The Salvation Army?
A. I learned about it from Nina Johnson

Q. What is your favorite part about being involved with The Salvation Army?
A. I love the mission and the dedication to helping people. I also am a Christian and enjoy collaborating with other believers to help others within the community.

Q. What has been your favorite experience at The Salvation Army?
A. My favorite experience was attending the Red Carpet Gala because I was able to see so many people gather together to help support a great cause.

Q. What is one thing you believe the world should know about The Salvation Army?
A. That the Salvation Army is full of change makers. They instill hope, bring light to faith and help people realize their futures. It makes a HUGE difference and changes lives.

Q. What are 3 words you would use to describe The Salvation Army?
A. Love, support and hope.

Q. What is your favorite project to work on?
A. I haven’t had the chance to work on any projects yet but I am looking forward it to this year.

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