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