About Ebony: The Authentic Life Coach
Ebony Lyons Harris is a philanthropic entrepreneur and human services leader with over 20 years experience in the child welfare field in both the public and private sectors. Ebony has an in-depth knowledge of the federal John H. Chafee legislation, Education and Training Vouchers and Georgia's Independent Living program policies. She has worked in the Illinois, Florida, and Georgia child welfare systems. She was also an Authorized Training Provider of the Casey Life Skills Assessment and consultant for Casey Family Programs.
She holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, a Masters degree in Organizational Management and is a Certified Life Coach. Ebony is the Founder and Chief Empowerment Officer of Youth Empowerment Success Services, Inc., a non profit organization with a mission to end youth homelessness for youth between the ages 18-24 who are aging out of Georgia's foster care system. Ebony is a national speaker, trainer, life coach and consultant who equips youth services professionals with tools to help youth succeed. Her purpose and passion for young people in foster care is apparent.
Her goal in life is to equip thousands of youth services professionals with the tools and resources to help youth achieve in life and to end homelessness for youth aging out of the foster care system!