I lead the Global Health Sciences team at Underwriters Laboratories (UL).
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 16, 2014
NAPW honors Deborah Jennings-Conner as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Jennings-Conner is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 300 Local Chapters.
“I lead the Global Health Sciences team at Underwriters Laboratories (UL),” says Ms. Jennings-Conner. “The Global Health Sciences Operations provide end-to-end regulatory solutions for global medical device and laboratory device manufacturers.”
As Director - Global Health Sciences Operations at UL, Ms. Jennings-Conner expertly manages a team of professionals who support other corporate departments and initiatives, including Medical Quality Management Systems (MQMS), FDA 510(k) Third-Party Reviews, Medical Device Safety Certification Services and Healthcare Use Laboratory Equipment Safety Certification Services.
During her career, Ms. Jennings-Conner has honed her skills in leadership and management. Her expertise includes an extensive background and training in LEAN Six Sigma, a management strategy that has been proven to help organizations operate more efficiently. In addition to her professional responsibilities, Ms. Jennings-Conner is passionate about giving back to those in need in her community and beyond. She has worked with others in her own neighborhood, including her mother, to help establish a much-needed local rescue squad. Ms. Jennings-Conner obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Old Dominion University.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive networking forum to successful professional women where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, members interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.