Debra Cabebe
Chief Executive Officer
Maui Economic Opportunity, Inc.
99 Mahalani ST
Wailuku, HI 96793

Debbie joined MEO in January of 2000. She was responsible for creating and executing human resources strategies to support the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization. In 2011, she was promoted to Chief Operating Officer responsible for assisting the Chief Executive Officer in achievement of the organization’s success and for providing oversight and administering its Community Service Block Grant. On March 30, 2017 she was promoted to Chief Executive Officer responsible for providing direction and leadership toward the achievement of the organization’s mission, goals and objectives. Debbie is the current President of the Maui Nonprofit Directors Association and is active with the Society for Human Resource Management where she has served as its secretary, legislative chair, vice president and president. She is a member of the Maui Chamber and the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce and represents MEO on the local Workforce Investment Board. Debbie is a nationally certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), a certificated Results Oriented Management and Accountability (ROMA) Trainer, and a trained mediator. In 2019 she was recognized by Pacific Business News Women Who Mean Business Honoree and the Maui Nonprofit Directors Association as the Outsanding Executive Director of the Year.