Deb has spent over two decades teaching in an “open environment.” She taught at Open Door School in Charlotte for seven years where her three children, Alex, Olivia and Amanda all attended. After spending 15 years as a parent then teacher at Open Door, she taught for five years at Piedmont Progressive Preschool, which was founded by Open Door Parents. She has been at The Children’s Schoolhouse since 2009. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, house renovations, photography, pottery and spending time with family and friends.