A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA
Deborah Moody Executive Director - Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants Women’s Ministry Team Member - Maranatha Christian Center, San Jose, CA
Deborah began her wedding planning career in 1995, after completing her training through the ACPWC. She immediately joined the Association and served as the Chairperson, before talking over as director. She is committed to business improvement and personal growth through continuing education.
Deborah has represented the ACPWC at the Wedding MBA, in Las Vegas, NV, in Ireland at the Limerick Bridal show, the International Bridal Expo in Beijing China, and most recently at the BOTE conference, ‘Bridging the Gap Between Business and Faith.
Deborah has served on the Women of Faith Ministry Team at MCC for over 18 years. Having studied business at San Jose University, Deborah combined her business and wedding skills and attained the title of “Certified Wedding Consultant”. She has been acknowledged in the Cambridge Who’s Who for leadership and achievement in her profession.
Deborah has been quoted in Black Enterprise, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Perspective Newsletter, and the San Francisco Chronicle. She had written articles for wedding publications including, WedLock Magazine, Sophisticated Groom, Serendipity, and California South Asian Bride. She was also a guest on the KDOW radio - Business on the Edge segment. The ACPWC, founded 1990, is a comprehensive training and certification program for Wedding and Event Planners. Our philosophy is “education through practical training.” We teach theory in the classroom, hands-on experience and practical training to help students prepare for business. Investing in yourself, trusting in God and getting the proper training are the keys to any successful business. Networking with other businesses builds better relations and stronger communities. We provide an opportunity for mentoring and internships upon graduation through our post-graduate program. Our Motto is “Members Helping Members to Succeed.”