Debra Wanger: Embracing Downtime

In this episode of the Championship Leadership podcast Debra Wanger talks about her journey looking for happiness, working at a talent agency in Hollywood, her experience as a health coach, her book: How to Kick-Ass in the Business Without it Kicking Your Ass, the importance of taking care of yourself and embracing downtime.

In This Episode:

[3:14] What does championship leadership mean to Debra?
[3:44] Who is Debra Wanger and what brought her to where she is today?
[7:40] Leaders that have influenced her.
[10:21] Her vision, future plans and impact she wants to make.
[12:43] A turning point inside of her life.
[16:45] Episode takeaways.

Important Quotes:

“Work and then rest and recovery.”

“Embrace downtime.”

About The Guest:

Actor, singer, and certified wellness coach Debra Wanger has performed in theaters, cabarets, and screens from New York to Los Angeles. She’s a sought after speaker who’s given workshops at university theater programs and corporate groups across the country, and an author whose book The Resilient Actor: How to Kick-Ass in the Business Without it Kicking Your Ass was an Amazon bestseller. The Resilient Actor’s Workbook & Planner was just released.

While working at Creative Artists Agency, she helped guide the careers of many top names, including Halle Berry and Antonio Banderas. Debra lives in San Diego with her three children and her dog. Her album, Driving My Own Heart, is available on Amazon and iTunes.






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