Grief Care Consultant
Deborah is currently employed with the Harmony Cares Hospice Organization as a Volunteer Coordinator and Trainer. She was formerly employed with a mega church for 22 years and with a premier funeral home as their Grief Care Follow-Up Coordinator and a Special Events Organizer. She organized and established the Dinner & Discussion Workshops to discuss different grief topics, such as Loss of a Child, Loss of a Spouse, and Coping with Grief During the Holidays. She has been proficient in the past, as the liaison between Church Leadership, Families, Funeral Home Establishments, Caterers, and Cemetery with tact and diplomacy.
Deborah is the Business Owner of Grief Care Consulting LLC, 10X’s #1 Best-Selling Author, and the Author of fourteen books. She is an Ambassador for the When Black Women Talk (#WBWT) Organization, a Grief Recovery Method Specialist, through the Grief Recovery Institute; a Life & Recover Coach, through the Powerhouse Leaders University; the recipient of The Female Author Of The Year 2022, from Power & Grace Leaders Inc.; the recipient of the Phenomenal Woman Award, from My Sister Keeper; and the recipient of Making Headline News Woman of The Year for 2022. She has taken additional certificate courses at Yale University, Johns Hopkins University, Cognitive Behavior Institute, Powerhouse Leaders University, and Rice University; and is a contributing writer for OWN IT Magazine.
Deborah has lived abroad as a military wife, resides in Virginia Beach, VA and has been madly in love with her husband, Michael for over 36 years. They have three adult children ~ Antione, Michael, Jr., and Whitney, as well as, three grandchildren, Antione, Jr., Aaliyah, and Raevyn.