Yvonne Henderson Decker
Founder & CEO
The Signature Image
Ms. Decker has over 25 years of experience in the image, fashion consulting, jewelry, and dressmaking industries. Yvonne spent some time in modeling and has also produced and directed regional fashion shows. She has facilitated workshops and seminars in the corporate arena and conducted beauty workshops for Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Yvonne is passionate about helping women executives transitioning into leadership roles, align themselves for a seat at the table where they can be heard, be taken seriously, and get the respect they deserve in the workplace.
Yvonne obtained a certification in image consulting from the prestigious London Image Institute located in Atlanta, GA. She also holds a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Organizational Leadership and has completed graduate work in Human Performance Improvement.
Yvonne has written two books, "Developing Your Business Image," used in seminars, and "A Woman of Beauty." She is available to speak at large and small conferences, organizations, business groups, and universities.
Yvonne is a member of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI), the Association for Talent Development (ATD), as well as a member of Chicago Women Leaders. She is currently the VP of Membership on the AICI Chicago West Chapter's Board and previously served as the VP of Communications. Yvonne is a former member of Women in Management, serving on the Communication Committee as the Newsletter Editor.
What individuals are saying about Yvonne:
"With Yvonne's expertise, I was able to understand what colors and fabrics as well as styles of clothing that truly represents me on the inside while bringing out the best of me on the outside. I didn't know I was choosing colors that did not compliment my skin tone. Now that I have a better understanding, I am choosing the right clothes. All people can say to me is how stunning I look. I feel like I am truly expressing whom I have always known I am deep down inside. My confidence has gone up. I show up to my presentations, my meetings, my videos, and classes feeling like the top professional that I am and continue to grow into. My skincare, makeup, and hair game have improved as well - this is all a result of working with Yvonne. I am truly grateful!
This has saved me a ton of time. I now know exactly which clothes to invest in where I can get the greatest return in use and various looks. Thank you, Yvonne!"
“Speaker was exceptional. The team interaction and sharing were fabulous."
Bettye, Sales Manager
“Yvonne enabled me to exude confidence and was diligent and caring in her efforts to help me create my own signature style."
Kimberly, Administrative Manager
“Yvonne's teaching method is relative to her personal experience. She is committed and has a genuine desire to help."
Jocelyn, Sale Analyst
"Yvonne's approach to image consulting sought to accentuate and enhance my own natural attributes."
Mary Alice, retail sales professional