Deedre Morales

Department Head


Deedre graduated from DePaul University in Chicago with a Bachelor's degree in Art. She is currently working on Master's degree and will complete in June 2022 with a M.Ed. - focus in Cognitive Science.


Deedre was born and raised in Chicago. She spent her early career working in the hospitality industry as a Director of Human Resources and has lived in several different cities, including New York City, Paris, and Miami. For most of her adult life, she found herself yearning to make a difference in the world and made the decision to change careers. She went on to receive her teaching certificate, specialized in art, and has also earned over 500 hours towards her yoga teacher certification. She has taught in the public school system in Broward County, Florida, has shared the practice of yoga for since 2006, and was also the owner of a yoga studio in South Florida. In addition to teaching at Fusion, she still teaches yoga and is always working on an art project.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Certified scuba diver who has seen some incredible wrecks
  • Adopted 2 Australian Shepards before the lockdown. They are named Rona & Rosie
  • Has 2 awesome boys and loves to travel with her family