Director of Homesteading & Urban Redevelopment Corporation (HURC) and Residential Sales
Deborah Robb joined The Port in 2004. A long-time housing and neighborhood advocate, Deborah is The Port’s program director of the Homesteading and Urban Redevelopment Corporation (HURC), a 501(c)(3) Ohio nonprofit corporation focused on community housing improvement and, in particular, the renovation of homes in low and moderate-income areas. She leads economic inclusion efforts, which are woven into the fabric of every Port project. She serves as the listing and sales agent for all The Port’s residential properties.
She earned a BA in Communication Arts from the University of Cincinnati, where she was a minority scholarship recipient. She is also a graduate of the Urban League of Greater Cincinnati African American Leadership Development Program (Class III), Leadership Cincinnati (Class XXX), Project Blueprint, and Turner Construction School of Construction Management. Deborah is a 2014 recipient of the Cincinnati Human Relations Commission Merlin G. Pope, Jr. award for leadership in diversity.