Debbie grew up in Ohio and has lived in many places, including Jacksonville, Florida; Rota, Spain; and Virginia Beach, Virginia. Debbie received her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Information Technology – Computer Network Systems from ITT Technical Institute in Dayton, Ohio.
Debbie and her husband, John, reside in Middleburg, Florida. They have two children, Bob and Melissa. Debbie and John love playing trivia, water sports, the outdoors and the Bengals and Jaguar football games. Debbie is an avid walker, walking a 5K or 10K every weekend and she attends Aqua Zumba classes. She is a member of the Better Life Walking group and a volunteer member of the WLSFA (Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America) organization.