Patricia Heaton is a three-time Emmy Award winning Actress, comedian and model. She is best known for her starring role as Debra Barone in the CBS sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond. And as Frances “Frankie: Heck on the ABC sitcom The Middle.

Ms. Heaton is the founding member of World Vision’s Celebrity Ambassador Network. She partners with the Christian humanitarian organization to raise awareness, fund and additional support for its work serving the poor in nearly 100 countries worldwide.