Debrah’s touring & interview
Debrah Constance was born
in New York, the eldest of three sisters. She managed to overcome
her lack of a high school diploma, her abusive relationships,
alcoholism, and cancer to pursue a highly successful career in real estate
marketing, advertising and community affairs. At the peak of her career,
as a Vice President for Jon Douglas Company—a multi-billion dollar
Realtor in Southern California—Debrah gave up a six-figure income
to become the founder of A Place Called Home, a safe haven for young people
ages 9 to
20 in South Central Los Angeles. She is also a weaver and an energetic
practitioner and teacher of yoga. In addition to being a proud and devoted
mother to her
son, Gideon, Debrah is a loving sister, friend, and partner in the remarkable
and heartwarming relationship she describes in her book, Fat Stupid
Ugly: One Woman’s Courage to Survive.
J.I. Kleinberg was born
in Burbank, California and grew up in Los Angeles. She holds a Master of
Arts in Design from U.C. Berkeley. Following careers
as an artist and a marketing professional, she is now a freelance writer.
Her clients include individuals and businesses from a wide range of industries,
including travel, health care, design, public relations, and entertainment.