Deb received her BA in theater after devouring tea and plowman’s lunches while studying at the British European theater Studies in London as a student of Kalamazoo College. She received her MFA in theater from Brandeis University. Deb has had a multi-dimensional career in the performing arts as an actor and singer. She is a gifted writer of children's music, plays, books and shows. She collaborates with Phillip Bynoe as the group, PBnDeb, to create original songs dealing with the everyday issues and the joys of childhood. Deb loves her two dogs, Spenser and Bodi, her three cats, Lovey, Duck and Cyrano De Bergercat, and her husband, Doug.