Debbie earned a Bachelor's degree in Health and Physical Education from the University of Georgia. After graduation she returned to the Athens area to teach elementary and middle school for over ten years. In June of 2017, she joined the Office of Experiential Learning in the College of Education at the University of Georgia. Her programs included Early Childhood Education, English Education, Music Education, and Workforce Education. Debbie is extremely excited about her current position, Academic Advisor, in the College of Education. She is passionate about developing relationships and guiding students through their academic journey.