Debra Lavell Debra has over 10 years experience in quality engineering. She currently works as a Program Manager in the Corporate Platform Office at Intel Corporation, focusing on Retrospectives and Organizational Learning. Since January 2003, Debra has delivered over 200 Project and Milestone Retrospectives for Intel worldwide. Prior to her work in quality, Debra spent 8 years managing an IT department responsible for a 500+ node network for ADC Telecommunications. Debra is a member of the Rose City Software Process Improvement Network Steering Committee. For many years, she was responsible for securing the monthly speakers. She currently is the President of the Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference, Portland, Oregon. She holds a Bachelorâ€™s of Arts degree in Management with an emphasis on Industrial Relations.