Deb was born and raised in Adair County and grew up working in the family dairy business. She graduated from Stilwell High School in May of 2002. She was the full time dairy manager after she graduated high school. She began working for Patterson Animal Hospital in February of 2005. She married her husband, Dusty, in the summer of 2008. They have two little boys, JT and Cutter, who are the center of their lives. Deb enjoys working with large animals and has many of her own. Debs animal family includes horses, cows, dogs, goats, and a cat. She enjoys riding, spending time with family and friends, and working with leather and beads.