Born and raised in Lafayette, Debbie began dancing at the age of two with the Gertrude Leblanc School of Dance. After much training, she began assisting and teaching classes and at the age of 22 went on to open and co-own a successful dance studio for nearly twenty years.
Debbie has taught children of all ages over the past years and has been a member of several dance organizations; Dance Masters of America, Dixie Chapter of DMA, where she held numerous offices including Chapter President, South Texas Association of Dance Teachers, among others.
With all of her students, Debbie’s goal is to always foster a love and appreciation for the art of dance, developing a sense of confidence, grace and poise, all while having fun.
She and her husband, Mike, are the parents of two beautiful children, Taylor and Tyler, and have a wonderful son in law, Edward. They are blessed with their grandchildren, Mason & Sloane.