Originally elected in 2016, Deborah serves as Chairman of the MARTA Oversight Committee, Vice Chairman of the Health and Human Services Committee, as well as the Judiciary and Non-Civil Judiciary Committees, among others, and as a Deputy Whip.
A Riverwood graduate, Deborah received her college degree from UGA and her law degree from Emory. She also serves as one of two State Representatives on the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust. Deborah and Hal have been married for more than 30 years. They have two adult children.