Deborah Ponds, originally from Washington, D.C., moved to the Detroit area in 1980. Ms. Ponds began her active work as a church musician at an early age, and currently serves as the Director of Music at St. Aloysius Church in Detroit.
Ms. Ponds began singing with the Detroit Concert Choir in 1990, and is affiliated with the National Pastoral Musicians. Deborah enjoys working on foundations and grants and assisting with diversity outreach and joined the board in 2018. She also works as a Medical Transcriptionist.