Deb Cuny

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Deb Cuny
Deb Cuny, M.Div., is a storyteller activist, trainer, restorative justice practitioner, and consultant at Deb Cuny Consulting. Deb also serves as a spokesperson and advisory member for the #BornPerfect Campaign to End Conversion Therapy. Deb has shared her story in national media outlets including Huffington Post, The Guardian, VICE, New York Magazine’s The Cut, The Advocate, and Mashable. Serving many years as a Restorative Justice and Social Emotional Coach and Counselor in the Oakland public school system, Deb has worked diligently to disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline. 
Holding a Master of Divinity with a focus in pastoral counseling and social justice from the Graduate Theological Union, she completed her Clinical Pastoral Education for chaplaincy at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco where she worked with patients struggling with the impact of oppression including homelessness, mental illness, and addiction. 
A faith-inspired advocate, Deb is thrilled to work with Art With Impact (AWI) because AWI’s mission aligns with her own passion to end stigma and shame, heal systemic injustice, and uplift and value marginalized voices. 
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