Dessi is the founder of From The Place, a ministry dedicated to helping women grow in their faith and build a vibrant relationship with the living God. She was born in Bulgaria (Eastern Europe) and moved to the United States when she was a teenager, settling in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.
Dessi graduated from National Louis University, is certified in Spiritual Direction through the Christos Center for Spiritual Formation, and is a member of Spiritual Directors International. Dessi was a regular contributor to the “In Tune” newsletter published by Wheaton Bible Church, as well as assisting with women’s ministry programs.
Dessi and her husband, Rev. Dr. John Bushi, are co-founders of Relief Net, a ministry providing Christian counseling and seminars to married couples.