Though not born and raised here, Deb Gillard has called Owatonna home for more than 40 years. During those years she has served on and supported a variety of clubs, organizations, fundraising & sponsorship opportunities - knowing that community involvement is what makes this a great place to live.
In addition to being a newly appointed Owatonna Foundation Trustee, Deb is currently a Owatonna Chamber Board & Executive Committee member, on the Steele County Historical Society Marketing Committee and the Owatonna Walk to End Alzheimer’s Committee, and involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern MN, including as a Big Couple with her husband Matt.
Deb and Matt are the owners of RE/MAX Venture, which they opened in October of 2016, located downtown Owatonna. She is excited to help bring awareness to all the amazing things the Owatonna Foundation has done and continues to do for our community.