Debbie has been a licensed nurse for 34 years and has worked with Dr. Ricks for the last six years. She attended nursing school in Beatrice and Lincoln Nebraska where she grew up on a farm with nine other siblings. Debbie and her husband Russel have four beautiful daughters and three grandchildren. Her hobbies include any outdoor activity, walking, and going to their summer cabin on the weekends for some rest and relaxation. She also loves to cook and try new recipes in addition to hosting holiday dinners at her home with family.