Dionne Simpson

Co-Founder of Deaf Business Academy CIC, British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreter, & Creator of the Popular Podcast ‘Purpose in the Pain’

  • Co-Founder of Deaf Business Academy CIC
  • Author of ‘Forged by Fire’
  • Self-employed British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreter
  • Creator of ‘Donna’s Diary’ and ‘Purpose in the Pain’

  • 2021- Published ‘Forged by Fire’
  • 2020- Volunteer at THE CROSSING POINT
  • 2020- Set up Christians of Minority
  • 2018- Started Wirral Worship Collective

An inspirational domestic violence advocate, Dionne Simpson is respected for the illustrious career she has developed. Knowing first-hand how difficult it can be to escape abuse of all kinds, she aims to utilise her career to raise awareness on how to support these victims. An expert in her field, Dionne has created a variety of platforms which allows her to share her personal experiences and knowledge with audiences around the world. When looking to hire a passionate speaker for your event, do not hesitate in booking Dionne.

Admired throughout the industry, Dionne has forged a successful career as a self-employed British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreter. With the opportunity to work in industries such as medical, legal, corporate, media, and television, she developed a keen interest in the business industry and decided to study to become a Business Coach and Mentor. Combining her entrepreneurial knowledge with BSL, Dionne became the respected Co-Founder of Deaf Business Academy CIC, an organisation which provides the necessary support and training to guide deaf entrepreneurs.

Determined to share her journey with a wide range of audiences, Dionne has created the popular blog ‘Donna’s Diary’ and podcast ‘Purpose in the Pain’. A talented individual, she also published her first book ‘Forged by Fire’ in 2021. A publication which shares her personal experience fighting domestic abuse, she continues to raise awareness of how we can support victims of abuse of all kinds throughout different areas of her career. Having overcome significant barriers in her life, Dionne aims to educate her audience on how to do the same.

An inspiration to many throughout the community, Dionne Simpson is now a highly sought-after speaker for events across the UK. Sharing hope and encouragement for others facing similar challenges, her positive mindset and ability to explain difficult situations with ease are what have allowed her to stand out throughout her career. When looking to hire an empowering speaker, look no further than Dionne.

To enquire about Dionne Simpson for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via agent@diversity-inclusion-speakers.com or call a booking agent on 0203 9816 297.