DR. DEBBYE TURNER BELL
Dr. Debbye Turner Bell is a broadcast journalist, motivational speaker, author, veterinarian and consultant. Dr. Turner Bell has been part of the IMS Family of Educators for several years. In August, 2021, Turner Bell will add author to her many roles with the publication of her first book, Courageous Faith: A Lifelong Pursuit of Faith Over Fear. For more than two decades, she has addressed millions of people in audiences from the corporate, academic, and community service arenas. Turner Bell enjoyed a long career in broadcast journalism. For 11 years she was a staff correspondent for CBS News. She was also the Early Show's resident veterinarian and garnered an interview with President and Mrs. Bush at the White House, produced a vast body of work for CBS Sunday Morning, among other assignments, and is still an expert contributor to Animal Planet. Dr. Turner Bell divides her time speaking and teaching as well as serving on local, state and national boards. She has a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from Arkansas State University.