Her interest in Eastern philosophies, homeopathy, and
through self-discovery has directed the many facets her life has
taken. In addition to traveling, reading, writing, and
nature, her interests are in the areas of 'Wellbeing'
from a holistic approach. She embraces all dimensions of
healing using tools, techniques and philosophies from
Yoga, Metaphysics, Holistic Healing, as well as the
strengths of Western medicine.
Debra teaches Yoga, as well as Meditation and Relaxation
classes, conducts workshops in these areas. and hosts
yoga retreats and adventure travel in Tampa Bay,
Florida, Bali, Thailand, Asia and other parts of the
created, and runs her two lifestyle Companies,
as well as Yoga Bound. Debra designs,
manufacturers and distributes her
own unique line of exclusive products, along with those
from select suppliers she has sought out over the past
Debra has 20+ years experience in the dynamic field of
Broadcasting, 12 of which were in upper level
management. This honed her skills in the areas
of sales, promotions, human resources, people
management, team building, coaching, recruitment,
marketing, public relations, customer service,
management, operations, and many other areas of
business. Though in a corporate environment, Debra
was rarely conventional in her approach to business. Her
attitude was geared to win-win outcomes, bottom up
management, exceptional customer service, and being
pro-active, versus reactive.
Debra has numerous awards for outstanding achievement.
And certificates of completion from the dozens of
seminars, and workshops attended throughout her career.
Her support of the community encompasses volunteering at
events like 'Paint your Heart out Tampa Bay', St.
Anthony's Triathlon and numerous others. While President
of AWRT (American Women in Radio and Television) she
created, developed and launched a large media event in
the Tampa Bay area (Sundown), the proceeds of which were
used to fund college scholarships for those in need.
She loves adventure and traveling, and has lived in
Turkey, England and Germany. For more than 13 years she has
made annual trips to SE Asia for months at a time. She
has traveled extensively throughout the US, Europe,
Costa Rica, Honduras, Cuba, Mexico, Jamaica, Panama and
many other parts of the world.
She is a certified yoga instructor, a registered Yoga
Alliance teacher, and a member of the SYTA (Suncoast
Yoga Teachers Association). She also has training in
Metaphysics, Hypnotherapy, Thai Massage and Stress