Debbie is the President of the Governing Board. She became a board director of the EdTA Board in August, 2012. She was the Drama Director at Branson High School in Branson, MO from 1988 to 2015. She was the Missouri Chapter Director from 2002 to 2012, and still serves on the Missouri State Thespian Board.
Debbie and husband Bob live in Spokane, MO with a 350 year old mulberry tree in their front yard. They live with a variety of dogs and cats, and treasure their family: Dana, Aileen Jared, Andrea, and granddaughters.