Debbie received her Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training from Lenoir-Rhyne University. She went on to receive her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of South Florida. Debbie holds a BOC certification for athletic training and practiced as a certified athletic trainer at a DII College prior to completing her Doctorate. Debbie recently completed a Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency at the James A. Haley Veteran's Hospital in Tampa. While at Lenoir-Rhyne University, she was a member of the LRU Women's soccer team. Debbie's passion is in general orthopedics and sports injuries.