Deborah Love | Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer
Deborah Love is EVP, COO, and International Liaison of the Institute for Health and Productivity Management (IHPM), and also serves on its board. In addition, she is General Manager of the Academy for Health and Productivity Management (AHPM) – the teaching arm of the Institute – Editor of IHPM publications & media: Health & Productivity Management magazine, International Journal of Health & Productivity (IJHP) and Managing Director of IHPM’s global WorkPlace Wellness Alliance.
She came to IHPM in 2001 with 20 years combined experience in operations management of a small trucking company, an international textile and printing company, and an electronic architectural design firm. Deborah also brings experience as an entrepreneur from her 10-year art business.
Deborah has worked for more than 40 years in both the public and private sectors, combining her job responsibilities with those as a lifelong caregiver for her son who was born with a degenerative heart disease – and through this experience has brought recognition and focus on the needs of working caregivers to IHPM.
Deborah has presented to business, government, consumer and patient audiences worldwide on health, wellness, productivity management and working-caregiver issues.