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Debra’s passion inspires more energy and focus. Her ability to connect makes her effective with executives and front-line team members alike. A proven leader in professional growth, Debra’s own transformation guides her work with people from all walks of life—inviting relevant, real-life experience which helps individuals and teams overcome their most pressing challenges.


Bob Gerst

Vice President, Human Resources

John I. Hass, Inc.

You Rock! What a great job! I had so many people come up to me to make sure I knew how much they loved what you had to say. You speak from the heart and with passion. Thank you for being an inspiration to all of us.


Nancy Rieves

Alabama Women in Business

I saw Debra Nelson in action when she was part of the start-up team for Mercedes-Benz and helped the company establish its role as a leader in community engagement in the State of Alabama.  Her passion for community outreach and civic involvement was key to making Mercedes a welcome and impactful corporate citizen. She is an articulate, persuasive and impactful communicator…someone who will inspire and move your audience to action.


Linda M. Sewell

Corporate Director

Coca-Cola Bottling Company


Debra's perspective and insight on inclusive leadership, is as bold and creative as the brands she has worked for in the past—MGM Resorts International, Mercedes-Benz, to name a few. If it’s clarity and guidance you seek, she delivers it time and time again. I have witnessed it as a panelist, alongside her, and as a colleague who is looking to hear something new and different. Today’s business climate, more than ever before, will be helped by having her share her voice.


Todd Corley

Founder and Chief Strategist, The TAPO Institute and Author, Fitch Patch

Debra is a leader in the field of corporate communications and community.  She brings creativity, passion and strategic understanding to projects impacting her constituencies, be they corporate or community, internal or external.


Linda M. Sewell

Corporate Director

Coca-Cola Bottling Company


Debra Nelson provided not only thought-provoking information, but specific guidance to participants of her session, Beginning with the End in Mind: Strategies for Successful Diversity & Inclusion Programs. Participants gained an understanding of the importance of obtaining engagement and buy-in from their leadership in building a successful, realistic, sustainable and impactful environment that embraces diversity and inclusion initiatives.


Sheron Rose

Vice President, Community Strategies

Montgomery Chamber of Commerce

You are everything you talk about. You’re an effective communicator…motivating and very real.


Linda Levin

Executive Strategies

Without question — for her efforts, we owe a lot to Debra.


Mike Jackson



(former President & CEO Mercedes-Benz USA)

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