Since 2000, Debra has served as general counsel for the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). There, she is the primary authority on legal issues related to independent schools, writing advisories, offering general legal information for schools, speaking in the field, coordinating amicus briefs on cases of industry importance, and referring schools to counsel as needed. She directs the in-house legal needs of NAIS, manages the legal function, and advises internal staff and board on key legal issues related to strategies and decisions. She has an undergraduate degree from the University of the South and a law degree from the University of South Carolina at Columbia.
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