Debbie Z is a Registered Dental Hygienist who is passionate about educating the professionals and the public about oral and overall health. She is known in the industry, as Debbie “Z”, a Cause Driven Educator, passionate speaker and pioneer health crusader with a wealth of cutting edge information used to ignite total health and wellness and ‘What can be’ to the world.
Her business ownership experience includes the start-up and development of Pearly Whites 4U, an independent dental hygiene clinic originally set up to whiten and brighten smiles that transformed into a clinic helping families effected by domestic violence rebuild self esteem with healthy smiles. Today Debra continues her outreach by organizing and participating in many charitable programs throughout the country.
As a keynote speaker Debra specializes in marketing progressive informational, motivational and implementable programs for small business, sales professionals, industry leaders, as well as the medical community she is dedicated to. Debra’s programs ‘HPV, NOT the Hanky Panky Virus the media portrays it to be, Oral Cancer for the health professional and the community we serve’, ‘What’s In Your Pocket: Oral Biofilm as it relates to systemic illness’, and ‘Acknowledge Greatness in a Profession full of Pandemonium’ have garnered traction on the lecture and educational stage. Her humble, relatable and inspiring style has made her a crowd favorite and an easy decision for meeting planners and organizations nationally and internationally.
Debra’s speaking experience has taken her around the country and provided her the privilege of presenting to Medical and Dental organizations, this year an invitation to the Arab Emirates was accepted. In addition, Debra has produced nearly 55 of her own events with hundreds of attendees with the OralEd Institute, ™ a collaborative educational resource institute which she founded in 2012. Debra also writes and has been published within several industry publications. Her goal is to finish her book: “Common $ence why it’s not so Common”. ™
Debra is making shifts to maximize her existence and opportunities on earth and acknowledges this journey in learning and living is an excellent adventure meant to be cherished.