Our Mission
WDM, Inc. mission is to provide resources combined with the word of God, that will bring individuals/families to a place of healing and restoration. We envision a community where individuals and families have the resources to learn, grow and succeed!

 The Deans

Their passion for serving others stems from lessons learned from life experiences. After overcoming personal challenges and gaining the freedom to pursue and fulfill their own dreams, the Dean’s decided to pay it forward dedicating their lives to empowering others to live a life of greater depth. They count it a privilege to play such a critical role in the lives of others.

Min. Willie Dean, Jr.

Pastor Willie Dean, Jr. is the founder of WDM, Inc.., a non-profit 501( C) 3 organization established to strengthen families through Counseling, Mentorship, Afterschool Program Activities, Personal Enrichment, Life & Career Coaching, Clothing and Food Assistance.

He was licensed as a Minister of the Gospel at New Mercies Christian Church in 2005. Min. Willie Dean has earned an Associate of Arts Degree in Law Enforcement from Wayne County Community College, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Detroit Mercy. 

Lady JoAnn Dean

Lady JoAnn Dean is a Board Certified Professional Life & Career Coach, Inspirational Speaker and Leader. She is a graduate of Southern University in New Orleans where she earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Social Work. She is the Executive Director of Willie Dean Ministries, Inc.  Her mission is to draw women closer to God and His plan for their lives!