Deb joined the St. Joseph staff in February 2011 as the Business Manager. She previously was the Accounting Coordinator for Taco John’s International corporate office in Cheyenne, WY. While her husband was on active duty in the United States Air Force they moved frequently. During this time, she worked at three different financial institutions and has prepared income tax returns for two different CPA firms during tax seasons.
Deb grew up in a foster home in Iowa and attended Drake University for a year in Des Moines. She met her husband, Bill, while living in Des Moines and they were married in 1983. Deb received her BS in Accounting from Christopher Newport University in Virginia in 1993. She also had earned her Associates Degree in Business from New Mexico State University in 1987.
Deb and Bill have four children; Elizabeth, Danielle, Will and Kaylee. After Bill retired from the Air Force in 2005, they decided to put down stakes in Colorado as his family was living in Fort Collins. They have had the opportunity to live in Alaska, Germany, and Japan as well as in several states in the lower 48. Deb loves to travel and she has visited numerous countries while her husband was on active duty. However, her two favorite places to vacation are New York City and Hawaii.