Debbie Gisonni is an author, speaker and business leader who spent fifteen years in executive
positions in the high tech industry. During her corporate career, her personal life was derailed by
the unexpected loss of four family members in four years—one from suicide. Shortly thereafter,
Debbie embarked on a mission to help people embrace life—from the tragic to the ecstatic—by
connecting them to their inner spirit.
Debbie is the author of the non-fiction books, The Goddess of Happiness: A Down-to-Earth Guide for
Heavenly Balance and Bliss and Vita’s Will: Real Life Lessons about Life, Death & Moving On. Her first
novel, Note to Self: Love was released in 2013. She is an experienced speaker and media guest who
has addressed audiences from corporate executives to women’s groups to teens. Her articles have
appeared in numerous publications nationwide including the San Francisco Examiner.com and the
Debbie is the President and CEO of Stillheart Institute; an educational retreat center and sanctuary
in Woodside, CA where organizations conduct programs for personal, professional or spiritual
growth and development. Her clients range from spiritual gurus to corporate leaders.
Debbie holds a B.S. in Business Administration and a Certification in Hypnotherapy. Originally from
The Bronx, New York, Debbie lives in California with her husband and huskies. Her passions include
cooking and entertaining, fitness, fashion, design, dancing and laughing out loud!
Blog on Huffington Post
Health & Happiness Column on SanFranciscoExaminer.com