Deborah joined the College in 2004, when it was part of South Kent College, as the Professional Development Centre project administrator. Since then she has worked as an administrator in many different departments and, for the last four years, has been based at the Ashford campus.
Deborah moved from Lincolnshire to Ashford in 1992. She studied at Haywards Heath Grammar School in Sussex before progressing on to Lewes Technical College, Lincoln Technical College and finally in 1993/4 studied AAT Level 4 at South Kent College in Ashford.
Outside her college role, Deborah is Hon. Treasurer to two charitable organisations and a respite foster carer for the National Fostering Agency.