Debbie is a dynamic, engaging, entertaining, knowledgeable speaker and leadership advocate. Her energy, passion and authentic positive nature motivates and inspires her audiences to have the courage to strive to reach their full potential in all areas of life.
Debbie is a seasoned media professional, and is the host of the recently launched “Game Time Golf Positive” Channel for Audible, an Amazon own company. She has also had multiple appearances on the Golf Channel, and has hosted numerous golf oriented radio shows as well as a television show “Par Fore the Course.”
An author, Debbie completed her first book, “Golf Positive! Live Positive!” which offers insight and practical solutions to help you achieve your goals both on and off the golf course.
Her positive energy and enthusiasm made her an easy choice to be the lead LPGA Professional for the LPGA Leadership Academy, whose mission is to teach teenage girls leadership skills and strategies through the game of golf. Debbie also co-hosts Instructional Golf Days in association with Anthony Robbins “Unleash the Power Within” programs.
Debbie is also involved in programs to advocate teenage development and self esteem, speaking in several local schools to groups of students - teaching skills to improve self confidence and personal empowerment.
Before establishing Golf Positive, LLC, Debbie spent over 20 years as a club professional, including 15 years as the Head Golf Professional, running the entire golf operation.
Debbie has received many accolades, including:
- LPGA NE Section Teacher of the Year 2016
- LPGA's prestigious Nancy Lopez Golf Achievement Award (inaugural award)
- LPGA's National and Southeast Section “Professional of the Year”
- LPGA's 50 Best teachers
- Golf Digest’s “50 Best Women Teachers in America”
- Ridgewood High School Athletic Hall of Fame
Ernst & Young (EY)
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)
PGA TOUR Executive Women’s Day
Executive Women’s Golf Association