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High Performance Development Solutions LLC





"Helping people THINK Better, BE Better, DO Better"




Deborah runs the consulting, training and coaching firm, High Performance Development Solutions LLC. She consults with organizations who want to leverage the power of change to heighten development and performance for their people. As a diversity and inclusion consultant, trainer and speaker, Deborah designs and delivers thought-provoking and challenging experiences that help people think better, do better and be better at what matters most.

As a coach, Deborah delivers insightful, focused guidance to help her clients zero in on their goals and move toward achieving results. She works with organizations and individuals who know they need dedicated attention and accountability and are willing to do the work to improve their performance.

Deborah brings more than 25 years of business leadership, operations, talent development, project and change management, strategic planning and financial analysis experience that empowers audiences with IMPACTFUL and ENGAGING strategies to develop inclusive and high performing teams and organizations.


“Everything about Deborah Biddle is cause for great enthusiasm. She is an exceptional individual—conscientious, intelligent, passionate, considerate, competent, and personable. With an unlimited reserve of energy, productivity, and innovation, she has achieved a breath of professional experience. She is an effective communicator, both as a speaker and writer, evidenced by her work in industry, academia, and community service. In situations where excellence is desired, Deborah Biddle will be a superior performer.”

–Ollie Watts Davis, D.M.A., University Scholar, Professor of Music, Voice Division
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

“Deborah has a great presentation style, integrating how important it is for inclusion to be a part of work place effectiveness. She understands how to connect with adult learners, is flexible to answer questions, and met our programming needs. I highly recommend Deborah as a trainer and facilitator!”
–Melissa Gombar, Organizational Effectiveness Specialist
City of Madison, WI

“Deborah was wonderful to work with! She met with our team to get a sense of what we wanted for our employee training and tailored her presentation to match our needs. Her warm personality and knowledge of diversity, inclusivity, microaggression and cultural biases resonated with our over 200 employees. We are looking forward to continuing to work with her on these issues.”
–Judy Keel, Grants Manager
Access Community Health Centers

“Deborah is an excellent instructor and provided thought provoking facts along with interactive case studies and discussion to help us uncover our unconscious bias and help us look at how we can increase diversity in our lives both personally and professionally.”

–Julie Wood, Education Program Manager
Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Madison

“The session that Deborah agreed to facilitate for our program was “Building A Culture of Collaboration Through Self-Assessment and Team Development.” I was impressed to see that within minutes Deborah had the full attention of the entire room. Deborah’s curriculum included dozens of “real life” examples that served to stimulate critical discussion and feedback from the students. She also included interactive activities that allowed the students to work in groups and even have fun. I would highly recommend her to any of my colleagues.”

–Plumer Lovelace, Executive Director
Wisconsin Library Association

  • Access Community Health Centers
  • City of Madison
  • Public Service Commission of Wisconsin
  • University of Illinois
  • Wisconsin Credit Union League
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)
  • Wisconsin Library Association
  • Wisconsin School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Wisconsin Small Business Development Center
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Continuing Studies
  • YWCA Madison


High Performance Development Solutions LLC

5201 Old Middleton Rd, Ste 8

Madison, WI 53705



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