Deborah Tillman

Educator, Speaker, Author, Founder & CEO of Happy Home Child Learning Centers, Inc. and “America’s Supernanny” on Lifetime Television

Labeled “A Force for Good” by The Washington Post, Dr. Deborah has a deep passion for children. After studying Jurisprudence at Oxford University, Deborah graduated with a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Special Education from George Washington University and has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Pedagogy from the Richmond Virginia Seminary. After becoming frustrated with a lack of quality childcare, Tillman opened her own Preschool in 1994. She has been a recurring parenting guest on the Steve Harvey television talk show as well as a media expert on shows including The View, Today Show, Katie Show, Home and Family Network, Anderson Cooper and CNN. Deborah is a highly sought-after speaker, and author of Stepping out On Faith – How to Open a Quality Childcare Center (2005) and Parenting on Purpose: A Menu for Raising Children in Today’s Society (2014).


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