Music Department Faculty:
Profile: Debra joined the music, Dance, and Theatre Arts Department Fall 2004 where she teaches Music Fundamentals, Group Piano, and Group Voice. She is also an Adjunct Instructor for the University of Oregon, and Pacific University, and a trainer with AOSA (American Orff Schulwerk Association). She has been an elementary music instructor for 17 years.
She performs with The Jewel Tones, the Blue Skies Big Band, Eugene Chamber Singers, Eugene Recorder Ensemble. She has also sung with the Emerald City Jazz Kings, and been seen on stage in local musical theatre productions.
Debi has been the vocal director or instructor for several camps and theatres, including OFAM Musical Theatre Camp, Northwest Academy of Musical Theatre, Summer Musical Theatre Camp/Arts Umbrella, Musical Feet Studio of Dance, the Very Little Theatre, and Cottage Theatre, and the Young Men's Ensemble (Oregon Children's Choral Association). She also directs a Youth Choir at the First Congregational Church in Eugene.
She is a member of the Music Educators National Conference, American Orff Schulwerk Association, and National Educators Association.
- B.A., 1973, Oregon State University
- M.E., 2001, Oregon State University
- Teaching License K-9, 1994-95, Pacific University
- Music Ed Cert, Basic License K-8, 1985-87,
- University of Oregon (2003)