deborah owens
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 Maryland Based

Deborah Owens

Wealth Coach & Authority on Financial Literacy


Deborah Owens can engage, enlighten and equip her audiences with the insight and knowledge to be financially empowered.  She is a Wealth Coach on My Generation TV which airs nationally on PBS and the author of three books most recently A Purse of Your Own: An Easy Guide to Financial Security published by Simon and Schuster.  Deborah is a veteran of the financial services industry and is a former vice president of a global financial services firm where she was responsible for sales and marketing for the west coast region.

She is a sought after speaker on the topics of investment literacy, financial empowerment and entrepreneurship and shares this knowledge through her Financial Fitness column which appears in Cents Magazine an American Airlines publication and a weekly radio show, Wealthy Lifestyles which airs on NPR affiliate WEAA 88.9FM in the Baltimore/ Washington market.

Deborah shares concrete wealth building principles garnered from two decades of advising clients of all incomes. She demystifies the financial markets and shows audiences how to adopt the behaviors and attitudes required to chart their own path to financial security. She is a master at motivating people with her extensive knowledge of the financial markets and delivers complex concepts in a language that everyone can understand. She delivers a presentation using charm, wit and humor that engages attendees. Her audience leaves her sessions engergized,  inspired and understanding that they have the power to build wealth.


Her most requested presentation topics are:

The 7 Wealthy Habits of Succesful People:How You Can Succeed in Any Economic Environment

Nickel and Dime Your Way to Wealth: The 7 Wealthy Habits of Financially Successful People

A Purse of Your Own: The 7 Wealthy Habits of Successful Women

The 7 Wealthy Habits of Sucessful Entrepreneurs

Here's what her clients say about her keynotes.

"She has the uncanny ability to make each person in the audience feel like she is talking to them personally. She is star quality." says Janet Wigfield, Director of programming for Working Mother Events.

"Deborah hit the mark and we appreciate the homework she did to connect with our audience of agents." says David Williams,  State Farm FVP.

"You exceeded our expectation at our annual employee conference. Our employees visited HR and enrolled or increased their participation in our retirement plans. They now know their ability to build wealth is influenced by their ability to add value to the organization.  Tina Mike, VP Financial Literacy, Aberdeen Proving Grounds Federal Credit Union

"Deborah created a buzz at our confererence and inspired and motivated the audience, Andrea March, Investment Expo.

"Your ability to share financial literacy is inspiring to all." Steny Hoyer, Speaker of th House of Representatives.

"Deborah spoke to more than 100,000 women on our Tour and has provided them with insight, knowledge and practical appliction," says Bishop T.D. Jakes of T.D Jakes Enterprise.

Deborah has parlayed her vast knowledge of the financial markets and personal finance into a platform which positions her as a leading authority on financial security.  Deborah is a sought after expert and appears on CNN, ABC, NPR and national newspapers and magazines. She is host and executive producter of Wealthy Lifestyle Radio which airs on the NPR affiliate in the Baltimore/ Washington market. She has toured nationally on the Financial Readiness Tour sponsored by the Department of Defense, T.D Jakes Enterprises Gods Leading Ladies and Working Women Events.

She is President and CEO of Owens Media Group LLC which creates financial empowerment work/life programs for companies and organizaztions. OMG"s clients include, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Labs, Sodexho Inc., Discovery Channel, Deloitte Touche,The Annie E. Casey Foundation. Deborah is the recipient of several awards and is on the Board of the Maryland Economic Financial Education Board. She holds a Masters of Business Administration from Loyola University in Maryland.


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Topics: Empowerment, Financial & Tax Planning, Leadership, Wealth Building, Personal Development, Vision/Purpose

Industry specialties: Sales, Finance