A lifelong learner and inquisitive student of the world, Debra believes in the power of education and the doors it can open. Throughout her career, she’s made a point of continuing her own learning – even as she teaches, mentors and supports others in their growth. Below are a few of her academic and professional credentials.

Academic Degrees:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Educational Psychology, University of Calgary 
  • Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Policy and Administration, University of Calgary
  • Bachelor of Education (BEd) in Educational Policy and Administration, University of Alberta

Professional Certifications:

  • Certificate of Interpretation (COI), awarded by the Association of Visual Language Interpreters of Canada (AVLIC)
  • Comprehensive Skills Certificate, awarded by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID), USA