Debbie joined the Saddleback training staff in May, 1998, as a full-time employee after spending the previous three years as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Sacramento City College. She moved over to the Women's Equipment position in 2015.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from CSU Long Beach in Physical Education with an emphasis in Athletic Training in 1992. Her athletic training experience includes working the women’s World Cup tournament in both 1999 and 2003. She also worked the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials in 2000.