Deborah has been dedicated to literacy and education her entire career.
The crisis of MISINFORMATION, PARTISANSHIP, and BIAS IN THE NEWS
compelled Deborah to take action and teach news literacy throughout the country face-to-face.
The video on the left is the promo for the project; the one on the right is a highlight reel of some of the results
Learn more: Arresting Knowledge
Corporate Video Production
Deborah is a writer, producer, and content strategist.
She works on large campaigns to make an impact. She writes scripts, does sound design and voice overs
and collaborates with animators, filmmakers and storytellers.
Here are a few examples of her work
A single JINGLE
Over 1 million views, this video features a song Deborah wrote
to help Hyland's Homeopathic re-launch their Teething Tablets.
Theater / Laughter
A sizzle from the very first Shoes Worth Sharing Show.
For the FULL show - watch here
Every Brand needs a theme song. Buying loops from the web is cold-hearted. Deborah brings soul to every project she touches.
This song is for Get Up Go Socks.
Deborah MC's, marries people, and once in a while...does stand up. Here she is at The Improve in Los Angeles
ARTS ACTIVISM / PROMOTION
As the founder of Artists for Literacy, Deborah has been covered by major media outlets
including Rolling Stone Magazine, BBC, and the New York Times. Here's a great interview on NPR that explains her work.
Deborah started collecting stories about Shoes.
This is one story she produced, after meeting a mother and son team
who brought over 1000 pairs of shoes to a village whose children had none.
Deborah thrives on bringing stories to life - especially when they help raise the voices of others who have import things to say.
Here's an example of one of her more in-depth radios documentaries.
Deborah speaks on many topics. This talk was at the Sustainability Conference - she was introducing the idea of "cool the world" - a songs sung by young voices to raise awareness and stir action to cool the world down.
Corporate Talk Shows
Everyone loves a change of pace.
Deborah helped Genentech deal with some serious change management issues
by using the talk show format to open up new channels of communication.
Voice For Change
Deborah has been the narrator for over 10 documentary film projects.