Meet Debora

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With 25 years of financial management experience in private industry in roles such as CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Tax Manager, Auditor, and Business Owner, Debora Allen is well-known as a hard-working, dedicated change agent who takes on the most challenging problems and emerges with thoughtful, strategic solutions. As a business consultant, she has worked tirelessly on formation, operational process improvement, financial management and analysis, mergers and acquisitions for businesses and non-profit organizations. She has served as a Board Trustee on the Contra Costa County Employees Retirement System (CCCERA) since 2011, and spent hundreds of hours in pension-related training programs. Debora is now willing to contribute her financial experience to the taxpayers and riders of BART, with a vision of seeing BART revived into a state of the art transportation system for the future.

    Industry & Community Experience:

  • California Apartment Association

    State PAC Trustee 2011

  • Associated General Contractors

    Legislative Committee Member (2009-2010)

  • Clayton Valley Little League – Treasurer and Vice President (1996-1999)
  • Active member of various construction industry groups

    AGC, CFMA, NAWIC, WCOE (1996 to 2010)

  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

    Since 1990

Supporter/Volunteer of Many Local Charities:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • The Concord Blue Devils
  • The World Champion Drum and Bugle Corps

  • Why Am I Running?

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    we can do better for BART!

    Bad decisions of past BART Directors have left us with:

  • The oldest equipment
  • The lowest approval rating
  • One of the highest system failure rates in the country!
  • My Vision for BART

    • Increased Public Safety
    • Lower Crime
    • Better Technology.
    • Increase the Capacity
    • Financial Responsibility
    • Better User Experience

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    Head to School

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