Adriana Llames Cowdin

Adriana Llames Cowdin is a serial entrepreneur, former Fortune 100 senior corporate executive, published author and chronic illness coach. Cowdin serves as the C.E.O. of Dekaf Digital, which provides digital marketing services, specifically SEO, PPC, Social Media and Content, to mid-large size businesses nationwide. She founded Dekaf Digital in 2016 and has grown it YoY successfully.

Prior to Dekaf, she served as the Chief Digital Marketing Officer for Defenders, ADT’s Premier Provider, and was a Corporate Officer & Award-Winning Division Vice President in Digital Marketing at Sears Holdings. She also built a successful personal branding business with over 6,500 B2B and B2C clients in North America, South America, Australia, and Europe.She’s been featured on global news media including: ABC News, WGN News, Sydney Morning Herald (AU),,,, Inc. 500 and Huffington Post to name a few.

Being part of the NPF is meaningful to her as she was first diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis in 2015. In November 2019, she had the Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Auto Transplantation surgery and has regained parts of her life back. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, traveling with her husband, walking her Shih Tzu Henry Winston. She spends a great deal of her personal time coaching clients with chronic illnesses and serves on the Board of Directors for The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) and for the NPF Indiana Chapter Board.