Debra joined WPI in 2017 where she continues a career dedicated to supporting undergraduate students. Prior to WPI, Debra spent many years working at Mount Wachusett Community College, starting in their TRiO student success programs and eventually becoming the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Student Success. This role positioned her work at the intersection of enrollment management, student success, and academic affairs. At WPI Debra oversees the development of summer undergraduate course opportunities and virtual student support systems, along with other initiatives to provide high quality opportunities to WPI undergraduates. In her spare time, Debra enjoys baking bread, spending time with family, writing, good books, and a hot cup of tea.