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Debbie joined the Synod staff in May 2011 after retiring from over 30 years in the California Fair Industry. After graduation from Fresno State University, she worked at the California Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles for nine years, the Big Fresno Fair for a few months, and the San Joaquin County Fair in Stockton for 23 years where she served as Deputy Manager for most of that time and CEO for the last 20 months. After retirement, she volunteered in the local elementary school library before beginning work at the Synod Office.
Debbie has been a member of Lutheran churches in each community where she lived, serving on the church council and singing in the choir. She and her teenage daughter, Amelia, are members of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Lodi. Debbie and Amelia have hosted foreign exchange students the last three years, girls from Brazil, Italy, and Germany. Debbie loves reading, gardening, and chauffeuring her daughters to various sports and activities.
Debbie is the Finance Assistant, working to keep the money accounted for and flowing out to the designated organizations and charities.