Deidre is a Business Coach and writer of the little goals guidebook called: Journey of a Thousand Miles to Successful Living. She studied BA Psychology at the University of Namibia and started counselling at Lifeline/ Childline. Upon finishing her studies she joined the Ministry of Finance as an Assistant Accountant where she was secretary of the project: Payroll Deduction Management System and then joined Avril Payment Solution the service provider on the Payroll Deduction Management System to Government. Lifeline requested Deidre to become Board Secretary around the same time of joining Avril Payment Solution. Deidre then migrated to England to further her education. She studied Coaching and Neuro Linguistic Programming in the UK, started coaching and training people across the world including the Namibian Women Summit. Deidre migrated back to Namibia in 2009 after 5 years in the UK with the aim to empower and inspire people so they too can reach their full potential in life.
Deidre’s passion is to help people set their goals and to achieve success in their business and private life. She is also a motivational speaker and trainer in leadership, customer services as well as team building events. At the moment, Deidre is a coach at the Polytechnic of Namibia in the Pro learning division, working with aspiring businessmen and women enrolled full time to study business principles and practices through the entrepreneurship honours programme.