OTC - May, 2021

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URBAN CALL BRIEFS

By Lafayette Jones

Deborah Wright

William Porter, Ph.D

Marketing Representative

Timbuktu Kaazim

Retired Professor, Author

Founder of Kaazim & Company, Inc.

Bob Crumley

Dr. Robyn S. Joppy

Hemp Entrepreneur

Author, Speaker, International Shades of Beauty

Deborah Wright

She has a bachelor’s in psychology and a master’s in education and counseling from Meredith College and North Carolina State University,

Marketing Representative

respectively. Additionally, she is a licensed and ordained minister. Her professional background and experience include human resources

Deborah

Wright

is

a

native

and

management/administration, organizational consulting, individual and

resident of North Carolina. She is

family counseling, teaching, and higher education administration.

CEO

Wright’s community involvement has included serving on the board of

of

Alignment

Life

Coaching

(alignmentlifecoach@gmail.com) and a Marketing Representative for Melaleuca, an international wellness, health and beauty company.

directors for Pregnancy Life Care Center, the Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program for underserved youth and a variety of church-related community activities. She currently serves as the board of directors’ chairperson for The Encouraging Place, a faith-based nonprofit organization that focuses

Alignment Life Coaching helps clients develop life strategies that integrate

on race awareness and racial reconciliation.

and align aspects of their lives to accomplish their goals and fulfill a purpose. As a director for Melaleuca, Deborah markets the company’s 400 botanical and natural products that facilitate health and wellness. Melaleuca’s products also include Sei Bella, a beauty line of cosmetic, skincare and hair care products.

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” - John F. Kennedy

Deborah is also a member of Every.Black, an organization and network

Dr. Robyn S. Joppy

of entrepreneurs serving those who aspire to create wealth through

Author, Speaker, International Shades of

entrepreneurship.

Beauty

In addition to the business and entrepreneurship endeavors, Wright owned

With over 20 years of combined experience

and operated Weddings, etc. This business provided wedding planning and

in corporate and regulatory compliance,

consulting with the “Wright Touch.” She also co-founded and co-owned

Dr. Robyn S. Joppy, best-selling published

Wright’s Janitorial Service, with the motto of “cleaning the Wright way.”

author and award-winning international speaker, is an expert in her field. Over the years, she has worked in both

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