Biography: Denise has spent many years as a coordinator for Fort Wayne Housing Authority's Resident Services Resource Center. She has over 25 years of experience in faith-based and community organizations, businesses, media and the Office of the Mayor of the City of Fort Wayne. Denise is extremely involved in the greater Fort Wayne Community. She is a graduating member of Leadership Fort Wayne and she has taught marketing workshops for Northeast Indiana Small Business Development Center and Fort Wayne Women's Bureau. She has also served on the Board of Directors for Three Rivers Festival, Invent Tomorrow, International Festival, United Way's Community Impact Team, and Board of Works for the City of Fort Wayne. She is also an active member and serves on leadership committees for Union Baptist Church.