men and women standing in front of building holding signs related to diabetes

Diabetes Dream Team

The Diabetes Research Education And Management Team (DREAM Team)

Touro California's DREAM Team — part of the College of Osteopathic Medicine — is dedicated to raising awareness, educating, and empowering all those affected by prediabetes and diabetes.

Deanna Dickey


Operations Manager & Event Coordinator, MOBEC, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Professional Transportation Manager
  • Customer Service
  • Event Coordinator
  • Dental profession


Deanna Dickey is the Operations Manager and Event Coordinator for MOBEC - Mobile Diabetes Education Center.

Deanna joined the team in March of 2017 and has been a valuable addition ever since. A Vallejo, California native, Deanna has spent her career helping others through her work in customer service and event planning. Deanna has traveled extensively throughout the United States and Canada and has worked with many non-profit and for-profit companies. This has given her a deep appreciation for how non-profit organizations seek to improve the quality of life for our region, one person at a time.

She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team, as well as an infectious enthusiasm that helps to keep everyone motivated. With her keen eye for detail and ability to think on her feet, she can manage operations with ease while ensuring that all events run smoothly.


  • Solano Community College
  • AA Business Management

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation Fairfield Hist Lions Club
  • Certificate or service with Touro Cares MVP Clinic