Tinka Deal, The William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust

FOCUS AREAS: Education, arts, arts education, basic human needs

CONTACT: (919) 391-7222

PROFILE:  Tinka Deal is the executive coordinator for the The William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust and has also worked as the foundation’s events planner. She’s been with the Trust since 2010.

She previously worked as the station and media relations consultant for Bouncing Brain Productions/Everyday Solutions and as the senior associate in brand management and promotion for PBS and PBS Kids. She earned a BA in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is based in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.