Ormonde, Dr. Debbie
Vision Lead / Bakersfield, CA
After a 34-year career as a security industry executive, Debbie left the corporate world in 2011 to found Be Finally Free, a Christian ministry that provides education, life skills, and hope to restore and equip those impacted by addiction, crime, incarceration, and poverty. A powerful motivational speaker and coach, her life’s message focuses on personal restoration, authentic spirituality, servant leadership, and the crucial role of relationships.
Debbie earned her Doctorate of Divinity degree from Summit Bible College, where she has served as an adjunct professor. She speaks and teaches throughout the U.S. and internationally on topics ranging from communication, team-building, and project management to conflict resolution, faith formation, and career growth.
She and her husband, Kevin, a pastor, have been married for more than two decades and are the parents of six children and ten grandchildren.