B.A. in German (Secondary Education) from Middle Tennessee State University
M.A. in English (History) from Middle Tennessee State University
Ed.S. in Administration & Supervision from Middle Tennessee State University
Ed.D. in Curriculum & Instruction from Tennessee State University
Dr. Boyd brings deep educational experience to Lipscomb, having served at the local, system and state level. Her areas of interest include curriculum, assessment, educational leadership, and effective instruction. Her research interests include teachers of ELL students and teacher effectiveness. Deborah and her husband Don have two daughters: Jennifer and Julie.