Chair, Finance & Audit Committee
Heather Deno of Lafayette, Indiana, is a Business Consultant focusing on recruiting and human resource issues. She is also an adjunct professor at Indiana University - Kokomo in Business Law and Public Policy. Heather formerly worked as a Business Advisor for Purdue University mentoring business owners in operational efficiency, marketing, and strategic planning. Prior to her position at Purdue, Deno founded and ran a successful law practice for eight years, specializing in civil litigation. She began volunteering with YFU USA as a host parent and an Area Representative (AR) in North Central Indiana and was the Area Coordinator (AC) in Louisville, KY. She has hosted four students (from Germany, Denmark, Finland, and South Korea) and has been an AR for 30+ students from around the world. Heather is always looking for ways to help support students and families in the YFU program.