Debbie was born in Boston and was raised in Wellesley, Massachusetts. She won the Massachusetts Junior Girls State Championship, The New England Junior Girls Championship and was a finalist in the Womens MA State Amateur.
She received a golf scholarship to the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL and graduated with a degree in Psychology /Human Services.
After college, Debbie became a member of the LPGA Teaching Division and is currently a Life Member. Debbie has been a LPGA Teaching Professional at Wentworth By the Sea (Portsmouth, NH); The Hamlet CC (Delray Beach, FL); ST. ANDREWS CC (Boca Raton,FL); and spent seventeen years teaching at Westmoreland CC (Pittsburgh, PA.) Debbie came to Addison Reserve in November of 2016 and continues to enjoy her passion for teaching.