Speaking & Events

Deborah encouraging to “Prime the Pump”

Deborah is a dynamic and creative speaker. Her real life experiences and the way she works through them to connect her audience to the leadership, motivation, or life principles of her presentations really gets it done!
View Deborah introducing herself at a conference.

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Offerings - Keynotes, Breakouts, Workshops
  • Navigating Life’s Roadways: How to Steer Yourself Towards Success
  • Prime Your Pump: Inspiration for Your Life, Business and Beyond!
  • Moving from Toxic to Triumphant Leadership
  • Business 101: Engaging Your GPS (Goals, Plans and Strategies)
  • Sure Fire Ways to Get Your Groove Back
  • Diversity: A Dynamic Force for the Future
  • Women: The Business and Beauty of Our Diversity
  • Your Career: Downsized But Not Out

Her volume and variety of speaking topics are much in line with the needs of corporate, government, religious, or non profit organizations. All speeches can be tailored to fit keynote, plenary or workshop formats.  Actual designs and remarks are also geared toward the audience and industry upon booking and consultation.

Speaking Client List:

Military Officer’s Association of America, Business And Networking Group -  Arlington, VA

Dulles Chapter, Society for Human Resource Management - Reston, VA

Blacks in Government National Training Conference - Atlanta, GA, Washington, DC and Boston, MA

Social Services Conference - Phoenix, AZ

National Guard Bureau Conference - Reno, NV

Loudoun Women’s Business Forum - Leesburg, VA

National Council of Negro Women’s Convention - National Harbor, MD

Business to Business Networking Group, Community Church - Ashburn, VA

Sussex County Training School Alumni Association Scholarship Banquet - Wakefield, VA

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, George Mason University - Fairfax, VA

Rotary Clubs District 7610 - Northern Virginia

National Association of Black Accountants, Washington DC

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

January

13 Webinar Nps   Leadership Skills For Nonsupervisory

13   Cascades The New Year; Calibrating GPS

18 Career GPS program Chantilly Library

21 Webinar NPS USPP

26 NOAA Program FEI

31 The New Year GPS   Beatley Library

 

February

1-6 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  NOAA Charlottesville, VA??

11 OD Book Club Tysons

15 Black History Month program Gum Springs

17 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  ??

18 Black History Month program Chantilly

28 Black History Month program Cascades

 

March

Mar 1-2 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

Mar 9-13 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

Mar 14 Beatley Library Women of Wonder

Mar 22nd Gum Springs Library Hardcore Leadership: Master Lessons for Creating Personal and Organizational Success

Mar 26th Bud to Boss Webinar NPS

March   28st   Cascades Library Hardcore Leadership: Master Lessons for Creating Personal and Organizational Success

 

 

April

12-19 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

Apr 15 Webinar Nps   Leadership Skills For Nonsupervisors

UPCOMING EVENTS

JANUARY 2014

4 Author Talk/Book Signing Loudoun Woman’s Club

5- 11 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

17-19  Book Exhibitor Andrews AFB

24-25  Book Exhibitor Belvoir PX

26-31  Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

FEBRUARY

2 Speaker & Booksigning Reston Museum

8  Speaker & Booksigning Cascades Library Black History Month

11 Leadership Webinar National Park Service

15 Speaker, Women’s Retreat, Wholeness 365 Ministries

18-20  Speaker, Leadership Team Meeting, NACAS, San Antonio, TX

22 Beatley Library Alexandria Black History Month Program

25 Instructor, National Institutes of Health Is Mgt for Me

MARCH

1 Speaker & Booksigning  Reston Regional Library

8 Speaker Veterinary Education Conference

23-28 Presenter Federal Executive Institute Charlottesville, VA

29  Author Exhibitor, Cascades Library

APRIL

1 Presenter, National Science Foundation Communications Workshop

2 Leadership Webinar National Park Service

6 Speaker & Booksigning Gum Springs Library

7 Speaker, National Society of Black Engineers DC Chapter Professional Development Meeting

15 Leadership Webinar National Park Service

15 Speaker, National Naval Officers Association DC Chapter Professional Development Meeting

20-28  Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

 

MAY

1-2  Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

Volunteer, American Society for Training and Development, National Convention

19-22 Presenter, Communications, Federal Highway Administration, Lakewood CO

26 Speaker Memorial Day Service Waverly VA

1-8 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

9 Presenter Teambuilding Session National Park Service, Shepherdstown, WVA

12  Presenter Leadership Webinar National Park Service

15-22 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

25-27 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

JULY

14-16 Presenter NOAA Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

15  Instructor Supervisory Training BEP

 

AUGUST

2 Author Talk/Booksigning McLean Library

5 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

6  Instructor, USPTO, Personal Growth and Individual Effectiveness

7 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

11 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

12 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

13 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

14 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

18 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

19 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

20 Instructor, USPTO, Problem Solving and Decision Making

 

SEPTEMBER

3 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

4 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

7-8 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

9 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

10 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

11 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

15-19 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

21-22 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

23 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

24 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

25 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

29 -30 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

 

OCTOBER

1- 3 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

7 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

8 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

9  Workplace Harassment Training FERC

11 Thomas Jefferson Library Book Event Falls Church VA

14 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

15 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

16 Workplace Harassment Training FERC

21 Webinar Leadership 101 National Park Service

22 Blog Talk Radio Interview

23 Webinar Supervisory Skills National Park Service

28 NOAA Blacks In Government Leadership Presenter

30 Ashburn Rotary Club Speaker

31 Leadership Reston Speaker

 

NOVEMBER

9 - 15 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

19 Webinar National Park Service Supervisory Skills

19-21 Presenter Federal Executive Institute  Charlottesville, VA

 

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Deborah gains much inspiration and material from her many aspects of her varied professional background, yet has also found the lessons from her early days in her hometown to be impactful. As mentioned earlier, that wisdom and determination from her family has provided much insight on today’s workplace and societal challenges.

 

Deborah speaking at the Martin Luther King holiday program in Leesburg VA, January 2013

 Contact Deborah @ (703)463-0363 or dlparker6@verizon.net