Debbie grew up in Wisconsin and moved to New York State during her high school years. She received a BS in Accounting from Bucknell University and obtained her CPA. Later, she worked as an analyst for a large brokerage firm in both NYC and London. She met her husband, David, in Princeton and was married in 1990 and has two adult children, Sarah and Greg. David and Debbie have been attending Stone Hill Church since 2000.