Deborah Bynum provides strategic communications support to RAP’s Europe team as well as periodic support to the U.S. team. She guides public outreach efforts in both English and German to advance power sector policy and provide best practices to policymakers and regulators. Previously, she served as communications coordinator, supporting communications, technology, and internal training.
Ms. Bynum brings to RAP more than 30 years of administrative, operational, language, and more recently, communications experience with a wide variety of organizations, including a German law firm, a maritime software company, a global services organization, and The British Council. Ms. Bynum holds a bachelor’s degree in German from Western Michigan University, and also studied at the Free University of Berlin. After earning her degree, she lived in Germany for 13 years, where she learned fluent German and conversational French.