Debbie is originally from Washington State, and is just finishing up her secondary degree from Concordia University of Chicago (COSA). She has been married for 35 years to her husband, Brian, and together they have 3 adult children and one granddaughter all living in the Eugene area. Debbie has been in the education field for more than 30 years teaching in public, private and Montesorri schools. Debbie is an advocate for alternative learning opportunities that support human flourishing and promotes a parent, teacher, child partnership in students’ learning.
Most recently, she was working in a leadership role at a Charter Montessori, in addition to owning and running a tutoring center in Silverton. Debbie is looking forward to creating a positive, supportive learning environment at Bridge Charter Academy.