Contact Michele Deck

Contact Michele Deck

Schedule your seminar, training, or consulting today.  We book up to two years in advance. You can contact us about making a reservation through the following:

E-mail: mdeck@tool-trainers.com
Address: 19425 Kelly Wood Ct., Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Phone: (504) 914-1400

Michele L. Deck, RN, BSN, M.Ed., LCCE, FACCE


Education

BSN LSUMC, New Orleans, LA Nursing 1978
MEd USM, Hattiesburg, Ms Adult Education 1986


Biographical Data Sheet

Michele Deck, an internationally renowned presenter, author, and educator is the co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of G.A.M.E.S., a company that provides seminars for any organization, specializing in adult learning and interactive teaching methods.    She is also CEO of Tool Thyme for Trainers, a company she founded that supplies the most innovative and creative presentation tools available to educators worldwide.  Her extensive travels have resulted in thousands of people who gained valuable expertise of adult education and training, from Australia to Scotland, Canada to Taiwan.

Michele is an author, educator and speaker who is known for her innovative teaching methods in the field of health care education and training. She has been training educators and trainers full time for the last twenty seven years.  She has won the “Excellence in Nursing” has also been selected as a “Great 100 Nurse in Louisiana” and was elected to Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society.   The National Nursing Staff Development Organization named her the recipient of the prestigious Belinda Puetz award.  She was on the editorial board of JNSD for the 9 years.  She was named  “Business Woman of the Year” two years in a row by the National Business Council.  She received the Margaret L. Messore Lectureship award from the Magnolia Chapter of SUNA.  She is a past president of Lamaze International.  She has authored twelve books on innovative ways to teach nursing and healthcare content.

Publications: 

Deck, M.  Column editor, NPD: Stories, Tips and Tools, Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 2004 to 2013. Deck, M.  Flipping the Classroom, Tool Thyme for Trainers, Baton Rouge, LA 2014. Deck, M.  The Complete Collection of Instant Teaching Tools, Tool Thyme for Trainers, Baton Rouge, LA:  2010. Deck, M.  Instant Teaching Tools, Tool Thyme for Trainers, Baton Rouge, LA 2010. Managing Editor of The Guide Book to CNOR Exam Preparation, Competency & Credentialing Institute, 2010. Instant Teaching Tools for the New Millennium, Elsevier, 2004. “Instant Teaching Tools,” Thrice Yearly Column in the Journal of Nurses in Staff Development. The Presenter’s EZ Graphics Guide for the Artistically Challenged, Stylus, 2003. The Joint Commission Guide to Staff Education, 2002. Live To Train Another Day, 2002. More Instant Teaching Tools for Healthcare Educators, Mosby Year-Book, 1998. Instant Teaching Tools for Healthcare Educators, Mosby Year-Book, 1996. The Presenter’s Survival Guide:  It’s a Jungle Out There, Mosby Year-Book, 1996.