Deborah Cole is a writer, photographer and speaker based in Austin, Texas. Along with graduate degrees from Texas A&M University and Episcopal Seminary of the Southwest, she has over 35 years of success as a business owner, organizational leader and inspirational speaker.
Deborah combines the wisdom of decades of business savvy with a deep, personal belief in the inherent potential of all people at any age. Through personal achievement, teaching business skills, and providing inspiring, practical messages, Deborah enjoys sharing lessons of possibility, potential, and performance. Her current book, Letting Go, describes the road from corporate leader to writer and photographer.
Whether growing her business to the top 25 list in the US in her industry, serving on boards or using her photography, writing and speaking to inspire and educate, Deborah is on a mission. She currently spends her time seeking out opportunities to photograph and describe the best of humanity in her own backyard and abroad. Her rescue dog and cat happily share their urban townhouse with her in Austin.